Join Us at This Year’s Book Festival

Did you know there are approximately 122,101 libraries of all kinds in the United States, including 9,221 public libraries? There are now more public library buildings in the United States than there are McDonald's restaurants—a total of 16,671, including library branches. In 2013, our library checked out approximately 472,000 books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines to its patrons. It is no secret that our community loves the library and enjoys reading. Last year’s Livingston Parish Book Festival … [Read more...]

New eMagazines Titles Available!

Do you like magazines, or are you looking for new reading material? Livingston Parish Library has added new titles to Zinio, our free eMagazine service. Check out the new additions along with the rest of Zinio’s magazine selection here. Through Zinio, library patrons can download their favorite magazines to their computer, tablet computer, eReader, or smartphone. Unlike other eBook resources, there are no check out limits or wait times. Zinio’s selection includes over 150 magazines in many … [Read more...]

Halloween Reads

Get ready for a spooky All Hallow's Eve with our collection of book lists for adult fiction, adult non-fiction, and children's fiction! You can also find other great reads on our book recommendation pages for adults, teens, and children. BookLetters Lists Halloween Fiction for Adults Halloween Non-Fiction for Adults Halloween Fiction for Kids … [Read more...]

Reserve a Meeting Room Online

Patrons can now reserve meeting and activity rooms at all Livingston Parish Library branches through Spaces, a new service available this month! To get started, access our new room reservation page by clicking here. In order to make an online room reservation, you must create a Spaces account. If you already have an account, click Log In. If not, select Create A New Account. You must have a valid e-mail address to create a Spaces account. You will then be taken back to the Spaces homepage. … [Read more...]

Hot Reads: October 2014

October's hot reads are here! Check out our book lists below and see which titles and authors are the most popular this month. Click any list to view more information, including book reviews and links to titles on our online catalog. BookLetters Lists Top Fiction Titles for Adults Top Fiction Authors for Adults Top Non-Fiction Titles for Adults Top Non-Fiction Authors for Adults Top Fiction Titles for Teens Top Fiction Authors for Teens Top Fiction Titles for Children Top Fiction … [Read more...]