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Special Edition: Elizabeth Strout and Susan Orlean

In conversation online with Ann Patchett on October 20. Get tickets now!

Nashville Launch: Truth-Telling

On October 23, explore the historical conflict between these two reformers over lynching, race, and racism.

Introducing PressReader

Unlimited access to 7,000 newspapers and magazines. Get the scoop.

New Materials

Tiny Tales at Thompson Lane Branch Library

Miss Magda shares stories, songs, and fun every Tuesday!

Hispanic Heritage Month: New Nonfiction

Coookbooks, biographies, and more.

October Is Vegetarian Month

Attend an Event

Browse Calendar

A Month-Long Celebration of the Arts

Joining in the city's annual event, your library offers art-filled fun all Artober long.

Nashville Reads: Colson Whitehead

To kick off our upcoming season, on November 13 we honor the author and recipient of our 2021 Literary Award in person. Reserve your spot now!

Just Listen

Streaming story times for grownups.

Learning With Graphic Novels