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"Hush" Artists Draw Natural Inspiration

Documenting nature by camera or collected impressions, artists Buck Christensen & Betni Kalk share a fascination with organic cycles…

Llama Llama Visits Storytime

Beloved storybook character Llama Llama will join us for a special storytime.

Author Jennifer Egan

The University of Nebraska at Omaha, OPL and KANEKO present an evening with Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize-winning author.

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2019 Reading Challenge 2019 Reading Challenge

Branch out of your literary comfort zone by reading one book for each of the challenges. Complete all 12 to be entered into a prize drawing!
Mix up your reading routine and explore new literary realms in the coming year! Read or listen to a book coordinating to 12 different challenges selected by OPL librarians. One theme will be highlighted each month, including suggestions for titles related to that theme.

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.

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.

Kids & Teens

Summer Reading Program Event Booklet Summer Reading Program Event Booklet

There's no excuse for boredom this summer! Check out free activities and events for all ages all summer at OPL!
There's no excuse for boredom this summer! Check out free activities and events for all ages all summer at OPL!

Summer Lock-Ins Summer Lock-Ins

Join us after hours for games, snacks and just plain fun! Registration required.
Join us after hours for games, snacks and just plain fun! Registration required.

Fontenelle Forest Passes Fontenelle Forest Passes

Each of OPL’s 12 locations have day passes available (one per day/per location) for check-out to OPL cardholders ages 18+.
Each of OPL’s 12 locations have day passes available (one per day/per location) for check-out to OPL cardholders ages 18+. Passes are good for one-time admission on the day of the week designated on the pass, and each pass admits two adults and children from their household.

Omaha Picks: Aliens Omaha Picks: Aliens

recommended by Omaha_Teen_Librarians
This list contains books for teens all about aliens and extraterrestrials in celebration of our 2019 SRP theme: A Universe of Stories!
This list contains books for teens all about aliens and extraterrestrials in celebration of our 2019 SRP theme: A Universe of Stories!

Toy Library Toy Library

You can check out toys appropriate for ages birth to 8 through our toy library. Toys can be checked out for three weeks at a time!
Toys in the collection are geared toward children ages 0-8 years. Patrons will find a variety of toys including dolls, musical instruments, building blocks, games and more!

Staff Picks

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