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On Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, all KCLS libraries will be closed. My Account, premium databases, and eBooks may be briefly unavailable from 6 am to 4 pm during maintenance.

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Summer Author Events

Catch up on your reading, meet the authors of some fascinating fiction and nonfiction titles, and get inspired to pick up your next read!

Microsoft Certifications

Prepare for success with a Microsoft Certification- connect with free learning resources and certification exam sessions at your library.

10 to Try

Expand your reading horizons, meet authors, and connect with other readers during 10 to Try, our 2017 Reading Challenge!

Zinio Digital Magazines

Explore hundreds of digital magazine titles- all with no return dates- available to download now!

Know Your History

Explore history, with a focus on local topics, from the history of women at the Boeing company to the history of hip hop in the Northwest!

Kids & Teens

Summer Reading Kickoff Events Summer Reading Kickoff Events

Summer Reading is for everyone- join us for fun activities for all ages to kick-off a summer of reading!
Summer Reading is for everyone- join us for fun activities for all ages to kick-off a summer of reading!

Unicorns! Unicorns!

recommended by AuburnLibraryTeen
These beautiful and sometimes silly unicorn stories make great reads for kids and their adults to enjoy together.
These beautiful and sometimes silly unicorn stories make great reads for kids and their adults to enjoy together.

Meet Picture Book Creator Toni Yuly Meet Picture Book Creator Toni Yuly

Join Toni Yuly, author and illustrator Early Bird, Night Owl, Cat Nap and The Jelly Bean Tree, as she shares stories, ideas, and creativity.
Join Toni Yuly, author and illustrator Early Bird, Night Owl, Cat Nap and The Jelly Bean Tree, as she shares stories, ideas, and creativity.

Gearing Up for Summer Reading Gearing Up for Summer Reading

By Sharon
What is an incredibly effective way to keep your child’s mind active and growing this summer?  Reading for fun. No kidding! Research shows …
What is an incredibly effective way to keep your child’s mind active and growing this summer?  Reading for fun. No kidding! Research shows …

STARS Workshops STARS Workshops

Attend free STARS (State Training & Registry System) workshops for parents and those who work in childcare and early education.
Attend free STARS (State Training & Registry System) workshops for parents and those who work in childcare and early education.

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Humans of Libraryland: Astro-tastic Jack… Humans of Libraryland: Astro-tastic Jack…

By Hope
Welcome to the next edition of Humans of Libraryland, where we explore the lives and personalities of the people who work at *your* public …
Welcome to the next edition of Humans of Libraryland, where we explore the lives and personalities of the people who work at *your* public …

Website Navigation Changes Website Navigation Changes

The week of May 22 you'll see navigation changes rolled out to the KCLS website. Here's what you need to know. Searching  Click on Search t…
The week of May 22 you'll see navigation changes rolled out to the KCLS website. Here's what you need to know. Searching  Click on Search t…

Fake News: Check the Supporting Sources Fake News: Check the Supporting Sources

By Megan
So you know what fake news is, and have learned to read beyond the headline. But your detective work does not stop there. Good news article…
So you know what fake news is, and have learned to read beyond the headline. But your detective work does not stop there. Good news article…

Race, Class, and History of NW Hip Hop Race, Class, and History of NW Hip Hop

Jun 10th | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a talk with Daudi Abe about how Northwest hip hop has been informed by local history and the diversity that defined the scene.
Join us for a talk with Daudi Abe about how Northwest hip hop has been informed by local history and the diversity that defined the scene.

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