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Bruce the Bear Visits Storytime

Beloved storybook character, Bruce, will visit storytimes at various OPL locations!

Eats & Treats for a Holiday Feast

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Whether you're bringing a side dish or planning the entire menu, check out these books for the perfect recipes for your holiday event.

Native American Heritage Month

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Experience the rich culture, traditions and histories of Native Americans by checking out these fiction books by Native American authors.

Friends of OPL Book Sale

The Friends of Omaha Public Library host book sales every Thursday and the first Saturday of every month from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Final 2018 Exhibition: "Love Letters"

"Love Letters" is an exhibition by Peter Fankhauser & Bert Leaverton on display at Main Library's Michael Phipps Gallery through Dec. 30.

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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.

Historical Images & Artifacts Historical Images & Artifacts

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

Omaha Picks: Dinovember Omaha Picks: Dinovember

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Explore this list for books all about dinosaurs!
Explore this list for books all about dinosaurs!

Downloadable Music on Freegal Free Music Downloads: Freegal

Download four free songs every week, and they're yours to keep. Listen to thousands of artists and tens of thousands of albums, including...
Download four free songs every week, and they're yours to keep. Listen to thousands of artists and tens of thousands of albums, including today's biggest hits.

STEM events STEM events

Click here for a complete list of STEM programs offered at OPL!
Click here for a complete list of STEM programs offered at OPL!

Explora for Elementary Students Explora for Elementary School Students

Browse by broad topic areas or search by any topic for full text popular magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other resources.
Ensure student and educator success with EBSCO’s interface for schools and public libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

Omaha Picks: Gratitude Books for Kids Omaha Picks: Gratitude Books for Kids

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Books to help kids understand what gratitude is and how they can practice being thankful.
Books to help kids understand what gratitude is and how they can practice being thankful.

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