History of Pima County Public Library

For more than 100 years, Pima County Public Library has been here for people just like you. Today, in our libraries, online, or out in the community, our dedicated staff and volunteers are here to help you find what you're looking for. Every day we're making our mission a reality by educating, connecting, and inspiring people. Headquartered in […]

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40 Reasons to ♥ Eckstrom-Columbus Library

On Saturday, July 22 from 10am–2:30pm, we'll celebrate the Eckstrom-Columbus Library's 40th Birthday! In anticipation of this milestone, we checked in with Library staff and customers on what they love the most about the Eckstrom-Columbus Library. Here's what they had to say: The Books, the Movies, the Enchantment The most kid-friendly library I have been […]

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LGBT Services Committee: Celebrating 20 Years!

 The LGBT Services Committee's archives are on display at the Joel D Valdez Main Library in the 3rd floor display cases through July. Come check them out and grab a rainbow PCPL logo button!    About Us Find our book recommendations in the catalog here! Pima County Public Library's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Services Committee was established in […]

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OverDrive is changing for the better!

Starting today, for the next two weeks, you’ll start seeing a bar at the bottom of the screen when you're on the OverDrive site on your computer. It will tell you that the “new” OverDrive is coming, and give you the chance to try it out.  We recommend trying it out right away to get used […]

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Tucson Museum of Art Research Library

Did you know the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block has a research library available to the public? It's just a few blocks away from our Joel D. Valdez Main Library. The Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block's Research Library opened in 1974 and includes a non-circulating (books can't be borrowed) collection dedicated to […]

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Special Edition Love Letter to My Library

For this month's Love Letter to My Library, we're featuring an assortment of Kind Notes we received from our friends at Ben's Bells. We're grateful to the people who took the time to write one! Here are just some of the kind things they shared: I love the Culture Pass program! Have you checked out a […]

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Boost your Computer Skills with DigitalLearn!

Do you want to connect more with your friends and family on Facebook, but you have no idea really what it is or how you use it? Did you just get a Mac computer after years of only using PCs? Do you want to learn more about online scams and internet privacy? Do you have […]

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The Kind of Nostalgia that IndieFlix Brings

I was wandering through IndieFlix recently, exploring some of their new features, when I came across the old film poster for a movie I used to watch with my grandmother. I remember how excited she was when it was released on VHS back in the mid ‘90s, as she hadn’t seen it in years. I […]

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Easy as Arugula

Looking for an easy green to grow this spring? Like a bit of zest in your greens? Try sowing some arugula seeds this spring.

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