47 Adults, YES! Students Participated in 2020 Virtual Graduation

July 2nd, 2020

47 Adults, YES! Students Participated in 2020 Virtual Graduation


The Library impacts individuals every day in big and small ways. For Sandy, the Library and its partner, the YMCA Educational Services, helped her study for and pass the HiSET. Congratulations, Sandy, and all graduates! Read Sandy's story here.

Has the Library made an impact in your life? Tell us how at impact@nolalibrary.org.

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Free Community Learning Hubs - Complete Interest Form by 8/9

To support students' learning this school year, Mayor LaToya Cantrell plans to launch Community Learning Hubs for children ages 6-18, in partnership with the New Orleans Recreation Development (NORD) Commission and the New Orleans Public Library (NOPL). Learning Hubs provide families with safe spaces for their children to engage in... (More)


Everyone who submitted an achievement form through July 31 was entered into prize drawings. Prize winners will be contacted the week of August 3. SUMMER FUN SUPPORTERS:
The Library would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to the Friends of the New Orleans Public Library for... (More)

Reserved 45-Minute In-Library Sessions Available Now

LIBRARY SERVICE UPDATE - July 1, 2020 **45-Minute In-Library Sessions Now Available ** A limited number of 45-Minute In-Library Session reservations are now available at all locations, with the exception of Alvar Library and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. • 45-minute sessions are available Mondays - Fridays from 10am... (More)

Free Virtual Civil Legal Clinic Available to Low-Income People

The New Orleans Public Library and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) are pleased to announce the launch of a new virtual legal clinic for eligible Library users. The legal clinic focuses on assisting low-income families and individuals with civil legal issues involving areas such as the following:

  • Evictions