All St. Tammany Parish Library branches will be closed on Monday, December 24, through Wednesday, December 26, for Christmas. We hope your days are merry and bright!

All St. Tammany Parish Library Branches will close at 3 p.m. on Monday, December 31, and remain closed on Tuesday, January 1 for the New Year holiday.

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Let Your Local Reference Librarians…

The month of December can be very stressful! There’s so much to prepare from holiday dinners to travel arrangements to gifts for those…

Gingerbread Contest for all ages

The library invites all bakers/architects to take part in our first holiday-oriented contest that’s easy on the eyes and sweet on the…

Santa & Mrs. Claus Are Coming to the…

Santa Claus will be visiting a library branch near you! All ages are welcome to join us as we listen to a Christmas story, sing some songs…

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Using the New Catalog Using the New Catalog

The library's new online catalog makes finding, holding and receiving library items simple. In a few easy steps, you can create an account,…
The library's new online catalog makes finding, holding and receiving library items simple. In a few easy steps, you can create an account, …

Get a Library Card! Get a Library Card!

Welcome! We're delighted that you want to join the library. Here's all you need to know to get a card.
Welcome! We're delighted that you want to join the library. Here's all you need to know to get a card.

Use a Computer Use a Computer

Each branch of the St. Tammany Parish Library offers patron computers and free wi-fi.
Each branch of the St. Tammany Parish Library offers patron computers and free wi-fi.

Downloadables

Getting Started: hoopla Getting Started: hoopla

Hoopla offers downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, TV shows, music albums and comics for check-out. Patrons can check out five items a…
Hoopla offers downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, TV shows, music albums and comics for check-out. Patrons can check out five items a …

Getting Started: OverDrive Getting Started: OverDrive

OverDrive is a downloadable eBook and eAudiobook service.
OverDrive is a downloadable eBook and eAudiobook service.

Getting Started: CloudLibrary Getting Started: CloudLibrary

CloudLibrary offers downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks for checkout.
CloudLibrary offers downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks for checkout.

Getting Started: RBdigital Magazine Getting Started: RBdigital Magazine

STPL offers a downloadable magazine service called RBdigital Magazines which allows library users to check out and keep digital copies of…
STPL offers a downloadable magazine service called RBdigital Magazines which allows library users to check out and keep digital copies of po…

New OverDrive App, Libby New OverDrive App, Libby

OverDrive has released a new app called Libby!   Libby is designed to make borrowing and enjoying eBooks and eAudiobooks easier than ever. …
OverDrive has released a new app called Libby!   Libby is designed to make borrowing and enjoying eBooks and eAudiobooks easier than ever. …

Kids

Kids Page Kids Page

Visit the Kids Page for more info on events, activities, programs, books, online resources, and links for children ages birth-11 years old.
Visit the Kids Page for more info on events, activities, programs, books, online resources, and links for children ages birth-11 years old.

How to Get a Library Card How to Get a Library Card

Kids learn how to get a library card of their own. Features the St. Tammany Parish Library Puppet Players.
Kids learn how to get a library card of their own. Features the St. Tammany Parish Library Puppet Players.

Coding for Families at Slidell Library Coding for Families at Slidell Library

Dec 1st | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Kids of all ages are invited to play and learn at the library with the following coding games: Ozobots, Code & Go Robot Mice, and “Let’s Go…
Kids of all ages are invited to play and learn at the library with the following coding games: Ozobots, Code & Go Robot Mice, and “Let’s Go…

Coding for Families at Covington Library Coding for Families at Covington Library

Dec 8th | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Kids of all ages are invited to play and learn at the library with the following coding games: Ozobots, Code & Go Robot Mice, and “Let’s…
Kids of all ages are invited to play and learn at the library with the following coding games: Ozobots, Code & Go Robot Mice, and “Let’s…

Santa Claus (and Mrs. Claus too) are… Santa Claus (and Mrs. Claus too) are…

Santa Claus will be visiting a St. Tammany Parish Library near you! All ages are welcome to join us as we listen to a Christmas story,…
Santa Claus will be visiting a St. Tammany Parish Library near you! All ages are welcome to join us as we listen to a Christmas story,…

Teens

Gingerbread Contest for all ages Gingerbread Contest for all ages

The South Slidell and Madisonville Branch Libraries will host a holiday gingerbread contest on the theme of either "Gingerbread Story…
The South Slidell and Madisonville Branch Libraries will host a holiday gingerbread contest on the theme of either "Gingerbread Story…

Teen Calendar of Events Teen Calendar of Events

Download the latest Calendar of Teen Events!
Download the latest Calendar of Teen Events!

Teen Page Teen Page

Visit the Teen Page for more info on events, activities, programs, books, online resources, and links for teens ages 12-18 years old.
Visit the Teen Page for more info on events, activities, programs, books, online resources, and links for teens ages 12-18 years old.

Teen Haunted Library Teen Haunted Library

Happy Halloween from the Teen Department and TVC West! Kudos to the TVC members who planned, decorated, and acted out our biggest fears!
Happy Halloween from the Teen Department and TVC West! Kudos to the TVC members who planned, decorated, and acted out our biggest fears!

Adults

Adult Programs Adult Programs

Explore upcoming adult programs around the parish, submit program ideas and more!
Explore upcoming adult programs around the parish, submit program ideas and more!

Tell Us What YOU Want Tell Us What YOU Want

Please take this short survey and let us know what type of programs for adults you would like to see. Your input is very valuable to us!
Please take this short survey and let us know what type of programs for adults you would like to see. Your input is very valuable to us!

Research

Genealogists, We Need You! Genealogists, We Need You!

The St. Tammany Parish Library would love to know more about how you use our resources. Please help us by taking our genealogy survey!
The St. Tammany Parish Library would love to know more about how you use our resources. Please help us by taking our genealogy survey!

Homemade Gifts: Ideas & Resources Homemade Gifts: Ideas & Resources

Watching a loved one open a gift is exciting, and even more so when you have created the gift yourself. Homemade gifts can be personalized…
Watching a loved one open a gift is exciting, and even more so when you have created the gift yourself. Homemade gifts can be personalized…

World AIDS Day World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day -- a time when we show support for people living with HIV and AIDS and commemorate those who have died from…
December 1st is World AIDS Day -- a time when we show support for people living with HIV and AIDS and commemorate those who have died from…

If you love the Hallmark Channel's… If you love the Hallmark Channel's…

Every year the Hallmark Channel releases a fabulous slate of Christmas movies. But did you know that many of these movies are based on…
Every year the Hallmark Channel releases a fabulous slate of Christmas movies. But did you know that many of these movies are based on…

The 227th Anniversary of Mozart's Death The 227th Anniversary of Mozart's Death

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria, to Leopold Mozart and Anna Maria Pertl. He was the youngest of…
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria, to Leopold Mozart and Anna Maria Pertl. He was the youngest of…
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