Discover and Celebrate Local

Explore and appreciate the culture unique to Kalamazoo.

Read, View, Listen, Create

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

Stimulate Imagination

Meet leading authors, illustrators, poets and writers.

Create Young Readers and Learners

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

Connect to the Digital World

Access e-books, music, magazines, online learning, and more with your library card.

Local Information and Culture

Explore Kalamazoo’s past through the library’s extensive online collections.


Beer Tasting w/ Alex Mantakounis

Oct 13, 6:30 pm, Shakespeare's Pub


Kalamazoo Innovative Community Talks

Call for Proposals: Submit yours today!

Featured eBook

“Walk on Earth a Stranger”

by bestselling author Rae Carson

ONEplace @ kpl

Opportunities for Nonprofit Excellence

Resources for nonprofit organizations

The Hub

KPL’s Digital Lab

Digitize audio cassettes & records

Friends of KPL

Support your library. Join Friends!

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