Due to weather, all normally open OPL locations (Abrahams, Elkhorn, Main, Millard and Washington) will close at 3 p.m. on Jan. 22. 

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Speed Dating

Participants will each have three minutes to chat with a potential match, and if two people mutually indicate interest in each other, they…

January 2018 Exhibition: "Variable Gain"

This group exhibition by Omaha Creative Institute's 2017 Artist INC cohort is on display at the W. Dale Clark Main Library through Jan. 30.

New Year, New Business

These workshops are designed to help potential new business owners navigate the ins & outs of starting & maintaining a successful business.

Gale Courses

Online courses for academic learning, professional development, and personal enrichment available now to OPL Library cardholders.

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Hours & Locations Hours & Locations

See OPL branch library hours and locations. Find by address, ZIP code or see list of open branches. View map of all 12 library locations.
See OPL branch library hours and locations. Find by address, ZIP code or see list of open branches. View map of all 12 library locations.

Sign Up For a Library Card Sign up for a Library Card

Apply on our website or come into any library with your photo I.D. If your I.D. doesn't have your current address, bring along a piece of…
Apply on our website or come into any library with your photo I.D. If your I.D. doesn't have your current address, bring along a piece of mail or a legal document with your name and current address on it.

Search Catalog Search Catalog

Search the catalog by keyword, format, language, location and other filtered options.
Search the catalog by keyword, format, language, location and other filtered options.

New York Times Bestsellers List New York Times Bestsellers List

Find The New York Times® bestselling book list here.
Find The New York Times® bestselling book list here.

Digital Image Collections Digital Image Collections

View the historical images in the OPL digital image collection. More content is being digitized all the time, so check back often!
View the historical images in the OPL digital image collection. More content is being digitized all the time, so check back often!

Kids & Teens

Virginia Frank Writing Contest Virginia Frank Writing Contest

The Virginia Frank Memorial Writing contest is held each year in the spring to recognize the creative writing talent of area students.
The Virginia Frank Memorial Writing contest is held each year in the spring to recognize the creative writing talent of area students.

Little Pim Little Pim

Mango Language's Little Pim language program for kids makes it fun and easy for kids ages 6 months to 6 years to learn a second language.
Mango Language's Little Pim language program for kids makes it fun and easy for kids ages 6 months to 6 years to learn a second language.

Speech & Debate Club Speech & Debate Club

Teens will research a topic, write a speech using library resources, and then memorize and perform the speech in front of an audience.
Teens will research a topic, write a speech using library resources, and then memorize and perform the speech in front of an audience.

Homework Help Homework Help

All of our locations offer helpful staff, Live Homework Help® through tutor.com, informational databases & other reference materials.
All of our locations offer helpful staff, Live Homework Help® through tutor.com, informational databases & other reference materials.

TumbleBook Library TumbleBook Library

Kids, parents, and teachers! Reading is fun with animated talking picture books, videos, puzzles and games, and language learning.
Kids, parents, and teachers! Reading is fun with animated talking picture books, videos, puzzles and games, and language learning.

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