Toledo Public Library. One of the best libraries I've been to ever.

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Authors! Authors!

Fall 2016 - Spring 2017 Series

Check out this season's lineup of engaging authors, storytellers, and speakers.

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Now through November 20

In honor of our veterans of the United States Armed Forces, we are proud to present a variety of programs including an open mic night, workshop to research your military genealogy, traveling panel exhibit entitled "War Comes Home: The Legacy," and more!

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Film Focus: An Independent Film Festival

Thursdays, October 20 - November 17

Experience these powerful, first-run films by independent filmmakers.

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Thousands of eBooks and audiobooks in dozens of topics: fiction, biography, comics and graphic novels, humor, mystery and suspense, science fiction, fantasy, and more.

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Reference USA

Contains detailed information on millions of companies located in the U.S. and Canada as well as international companies in OneSource.

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Mango Languages

Learn a language through self-paced lessons that cover vocabulary, phrases, and grammar. Learn English as a second language for Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Vietnamese, and more!

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Story Matters

The Blog of Toledo Lucas County Public Library. Our diverse and uniquely positioned staff reach out weekly highlighting events, materials, and Toledo culture.

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Give 3 Get 3

Get personal recommendations from our staff. We would love to suggest new authors/titles that you might like. Please give us a little information on what you’ve enjoyed recently and we will offer three personalized suggestions.

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Read, Watch, Listen

If you are looking for great new material, our Librarians are here to recommend content for you under the category of Read, Watch, Listen which covers everything from the latest James Patterson novel to an obscure Indie Film.

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Staff picks of the Week

What is the library staff most excited to get home and read? We recommend these latest releases!