Discover and Celebrate Local

Discover and Celebrate Local

Love where you live. Embrace the the culture unique to Kalamazoo.  @DwntwnKalamazoo

Search KPL’s Social Justice Collection

Search KPL’s Social Justice Collection

Explore and understand important issues that affect our community

Discover Local History and Culture

Discover Local History and Culture

Browse the library’s growing online collection of documents and images

Connect to the Digital World

Connect to the Digital World

Access music, audiobooks, magazines, online learning, and more with your library card

Support Intellectual Freedom

Support Intellectual Freedom

Libraries foster democracy by providing information and encouraging discussion.   #LifeLibertyLibraries 

Read, View, Listen, Create

Read, View, Listen, Create

The library is a place for everyone to explore, discover, and engage

National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month

Your story matters! Pursue your creative dreams and write the first draft of your novel. 

Embrace Diversity

Embrace Diversity

Support literature that reflects and honors the lives of all young people.    #WeNeedDiverseBooks™    #ReadInColor

Create Young Readers and Learners

Create Young Readers and Learners

Enter school ready to learn with library materials, programs, and resources

Autumn Crafternoons
Youth Literature Seminar
Youth Literature Seminar

Special 40th Anniversary Event

Today! 9 am - 3:30 pm, Fetzer Center (WMU)

Staff Picks: Books
National Book Award WinnersAutumnMore Alive and Less Lonely: On Books and WritersBintiWhat Is Hip-Hop?Another Masterpiece by CoatesThe Card Catalog: Books, Cards, Literary TreasuresMeatless? A Fresh Look at What You EatMy name is CynthiaLittle SisterWord by Word: The Secret Life of DictionariesAnimal Ark
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Local History & Genealogy
Local History & Genealogy

All About Kalamazoo History

Explore our award winning collection