OverDrive’s new app Libby

Tacoma Public Library's eBook and audiobook provider, OverDrive, has just released a new app called Libby.  Libby is a streamlined reading app experience and is now available for Android, iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch) and Windows 10 devices. If you're happy with the original, or can't get Libby on your device, the classic OverDrive app is still available and has…
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Account Registration

You will need to create an account on our website in order to use all the features. To register your card: Click the Log In button in the top right corner of the screen; then click Log In again. Enter your library card number and PIN Click Continue to Account Setup Create a username using…
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Summer Learning Adventure Kick-Off

Join Tacoma Public Library in celebrating the start of the 2017 Summer Learning Adventure with a kick-off party on Saturday, June 3rd from 1 - 2 pm. Stop by any branch to pick up your Summer Learning Logs and decorate a canvas bag to create your very own summer reading bag. Bags and fabric markers will be provided…
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PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next, New for PreK-5 Learners!

Tacoma Public Library is excited to offer two new award-winning eresources especially for students in grades PreK-5, PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next. PebbleGo makes learning fun by offering educational resources for grades PreK-2 on popular topics such as Animals (in English and Spanish), Science, Biographies, Social Studies, and Dinosaurs.  PebbleGo teaches reading and research skills through…
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Borrowing History is Back!

Have you ever found yourself in the situation where you were trying to remember the name of a book, movie or CD that you checked out? Maybe you want to recommend it to a friend or just get it again for yourself. Ah, but the title…just…eludes you. Well never fear, you can now enable your…
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Zinio: Magazines To Go

Do you love magazines? Then you’ll love our digital magazines with Zinio. Zinio is the world’s largest online newsstand and is free with your Tacoma Public Library card. Log on and get electronic access to over 70 popular magazines titles like National Geographic, Newsweek, The New Yorker, Cosmopolitan, Better Homes & Gardens, Us Weekly, and…
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Princesses at the Library

Storytime will be getting the royal treatment on Saturday, March 25th and Saturday, April 1st when the Daffodil Princesses visit Tacoma Public Library. Join us for stories, a craft, and take your picture with the princesses. Feel free to dress up and get ready for a regal celebration…
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