During the Safer-at-Home order the Louisville Public Library will continue to be closed to the public. Curbside Holds Pick-Up is available by appointment and drop-in, Wednesday – Friday 11 am to 6:15 pm and on Sunday’s from 1 to 5 pm. The drive-up book drop, in the Via Artista alley on the west side of the building, will be open from 1 pm Sunday through 6 pm Friday. View more information about Curbside Holds Pick-Up & Book Returns.  For more information about all City facilities, visit the COVID-19 webpage.


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Book Talks

Looking for a great book for Summer Reading?

Early Literacy

From birth, your child is getting ready to learn to read, and early literacy skills are developed by singing songs with your baby, coloring pictures with your toddler, engaging in imaginative play with your preschooler, and many more of the daily activities you and your child do together.


Browse our digital catalog, just for kids!

Fun and Games

Fun educational resources for kids.

Homework Help

Online databases just for kids.

Children's Programs

What's happening at the library?

Recommended Reading

Downloadable books lists by theme.

Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies helps boost young readers' skills and gets kids excited about reading and the library. 

Story Time Schedule

Join us for our Baby, Toddler and Preschool Story Time.

Summer Reading Program

This year, we’re reimagining how our summer reading program looks, and we’re excited to continue to connect with our community in new and different ways. Teens can also learn about our Summer Squad.

Teachers Resources

Information for teachers and teacher-librarians.

We Browse for You

Need help finding what to read next?

WOW Passes

The WOW! Children’s Museum Pass is now available at the Louisville Public Library.

50 Books in First Grade

A fun reading challenge, just for First Graders.