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NEW: Mango Languages at LPL!
Posted on May 9, 2024
NEW: Mango Languages at LPL!

Learn a new language with fun, interactive courses from Mango Languages! Access courses in over 70 languages and start your language journey today.  Mango is accessible in the library and at home via web or …

NEW: Udemy is Now at LPL!
Posted on May 9, 2024
NEW: Udemy is Now at LPL!

Level up your career skills or dive into a new personal interest with Udemy, now available at the LPL!
Access thousands of continuously updated, on-demand video courses across 75 categories in business, tech, and personal development. …

LIBRARY CLOSURE: Memorial Day
Posted on May 2, 2024
LIBRARY CLOSURE: Memorial Day

All Lafayette Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

2024 Writes of Spring Contest Winners Announced
Posted on February 17, 2024
2024 Writes of Spring Contest Winners Announced

The Lafayette Public Library is pleased to announce the winners of the 22nd annual Writes of Spring Writing Contest. We congratulate the winners and recognize the efforts of all students who contributed their entries.

New eBook and eAudiobook Platform Offers More Titles, Shorter Wait Times
Posted on February 2, 2024
New eBook and eAudiobook Platform Offers More Titles, Shorter Wait Times

As of March 13, 2024, the Lafayette Public Library’s official digital collection lending platform is now cloudLibrary by Bibliotheca.
For patrons, the move to cloudLibrary means more titles to choose from, as well as shorter wait …

The LPL Mobile App is Back!
Posted on February 2, 2024
The LPL Mobile App is Back!

EXCITING NEWS!

The app is back! After extensive talks with the vendors that make and host our app, we’re excited to announce that the LPL Mobile App is back up and running effective immediately!

Keep Louisiana Beautiful Using Free Resources from the Library!
Posted on February 2, 2024
Keep Louisiana Beautiful Using Free Resources from the Library!

Lafayette Public Library is proud to join Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) and the State Library of Louisiana as a Get Down and Clean Up partner! We are one of more than 79 public libraries from …

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Posted on February 2, 2024
1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Share a lifelong love of reading with your children! We are challenging you and your little one(s) to read 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.

Take the 100 Book Club Challenge!
Posted on February 2, 2024
Take the 100 Book Club Challenge!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2024, and you will become a member of the 100 Book Club! Earn cool prizes and the bragging rights to say you accomplished something few others will! Complete rules are available …

Storytime Calendar
Posted on February 2, 2024
Storytime Calendar

A variety of storytimes are available at many of our branches throughout Lafayette parish. For a list of all storytimes available through the Lafayette Public Library, check out our Calendar!
For information about the types of storytimes …

A Statement from the Board of Control President
Posted on February 1, 2024
A Statement from the Board of Control President

Lafayette public libraries should be safe places for all patrons, especially our children.