Due to a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, Warr Acres Library is currently closed. In accordance with CDC guidelines, the library will be disinfected. We expect to reopen on Saturday, September 19, 2020. 

The Ralph Ellison Library is providing curbside services only until further notice. Watch our website for updates about Ralph Ellison’s reopening.


All Metro Library locations are in the "Grab & Go" stage. In this stage, customers can come into a library to use a computer, print/copy/fax/scan, and briefly browse the shelves. Masks are required. Click here for more information.

Teens Take Home Kit: DIY Banned Books Tote Bag

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Teens ages 10-18 will receive a tote bag with a secret message written on it. Teens will paint the tote bag to reveal a literary theme that can be used to hold all your books. All supplies are included. Kits are first come, first serve

To celebrate our efforts against censorship, we've included Information on banned books. The Metropolitan Library System supports freedom of information and all banned or challenged books are available to check out. Please call or go online to reserve a banned book today!