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LPSS Student IDs Now Serve as a Library Card!
Posted on November 29, 2018
LPSS Student IDs Now Serve as a Library Card!

Your Student ID Card now serves as one of your most important school supplies: A Lafayette Public Library Card.
The Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System have teamed up this year to provide …

LPL Rolls Out New BiblioBike
Posted on November 29, 2018
LPL Rolls Out New BiblioBike

The Lafayette Public Library is debuting its new pedal-powered mobile library – the BiblioBike! This eco-friendly tricycle brings library resources in a new and exciting way to public venues in the community. As a new …

Library Museum Pass Expands to Include Five Local Museums
Posted on November 29, 2018
Library Museum Pass Expands to Include Five Local Museums

The Lafayette Public Library is proud to offer a newly expanded museum pass program that provides free family admission to five museums and historic sites in Lafayette Parish. Due to the success of the library’s …

Lafayette Reads Together: Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard
Posted on November 28, 2018
Lafayette Reads Together: Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard

Lafayette Reads Together is a community read that involves the Lafayette Public Library, the Lafayette Parish School System and many other local organizations. Visit our libraries for a free copy of the book Finding Gobi …

Check out musical instruments from the M.I.Brary!
Posted on October 5, 2018
Check out musical instruments from the M.I.Brary!

Check Out the Musical Instrument Library (M.I.Brary)!
You can now check out a guitar, keyboard, or even an accordion the same way you would a book at the Chenier Branch of the Lafayette Public Library!
Who knows — …

Library Bill of Rights
Posted on October 5, 2018
Library Bill of Rights

The American Library Association affirms that all libraries are forums for information and ideas, and that the following basic policies should guide their services.

Library’s Official Statement about Storytime Programs
Posted on October 5, 2018
Library’s Official Statement about Storytime Programs

The Lafayette Public Library hosts an average of 60 story times per month throughout the parish. Special guests at the story time are not a new concept to the program.
Our story times are designed by our …

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on October 4, 2018
Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library

Our libraries offer free classes for adults at several public libraries in Lafayette Parish. For a list of the types of classes we offer, and to see dates, times and registration information, click here.

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on October 4, 2018
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Come MAKE with us at the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspace and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc.).
All of our Makerspace Programs …

Director’s Message: RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)
Posted on October 4, 2018
Director’s Message: RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)

After a very long wait for our patrons and staff, we hope to have new state-of-the-art self-check stations in place at all regional library locations after the first of the year. What does that mean …

Storytime Calendar
Posted on April 30, 2018
Storytime Calendar

A variety of storytimes are available at many of our branches around Lafayette parish. For information about the types of storytimes available, visit our Storytime page.
For a list of all storytimes available through the Lafayette …

Introducing BiblioBoard!
Posted on April 30, 2018
Introducing BiblioBoard!

Introducing BiblioBoard: A New Indie Author Composition Service!
Are you looking for the perfect platform to publish that dystopian thriller you wrote last NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)? Look no further! The Lafayette Public Library is …