Stand Against Racism

Stand Against Racism

Make your voice heard, starting on Friday, April 28, 2016 at noon.   #StandAgainstRacism 

Read, View, Listen, Create

Read, View, Listen, Create

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

Create Young Readers and Learners

Create Young Readers and Learners

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

Embrace Diversity

Embrace Diversity

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

Connect to the Digital World

Connect to the Digital World

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

Social Justice

Social Justice

Open access to materials and media, including those on racial equality and social justice, can open minds and change the world  

Discover Local History and Culture

Discover Local History and Culture

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

Barnabee Art Gallery
Barnabee Art Gallery

Celebrate the Motown Era!

On display now at Powell Branch Library

Group Programs & Services
Group Programs & Services

Bring the library to you!

Request a library talk or schedule a tour

Staff Picks: Books
HorrorstörVery Good LivesBecoming BachNovels in VerseThe PhenomenonCall Me Tree - Llámame ÁrbolLove & GelatoA Really Good DayFederal Budget BlueprintBig Cat, Little CatRacism in a Chicago CourtWhite Tears
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Local History & Genealogy
Local History & Genealogy

All About Kalamazoo History

Learn about Kalamazoo’s killer tornado