2020 Golden Sower Nominees Announced, Voting Open

Nebraska’s Children’s Choice Literary Award is presented annually to the authors and illustrators of the best books, as voted by school-age children. To see the nominees and learn how to submit your vote, visit https://sites.google.com/site/nebraskagoldensower/. Voting eligibility requires readers to have read or heard a minimum of four of the current nominees from the category…
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“Motion Blur” on Display in Michael Phipps Gallery Through April 27

"Motion Blur" Exhibition featuring Shawnequa Linder, Derek Courtney, and Joe Pankowski March 6 - April 27 | Michael Phipps Gallery, 1st Floor Shawnequa Linder shapes portraits out of rich layers of color and texture, melding many faces together and leaving room for the viewer to connect with the emotion underlying her psychologically dense but playful…
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Omaha Public Library’s top circulating titles from 2019

Omaha Public Library (OPL) has prepared a list of top circulating titles from 2019. Additionally, OPL staff has selected over 100 favorite titles from 2019 and are presenting them, along with brief reviews, at topshelf.omahalibrary.org. Find these selections and more at omahalibrary.org. Top adult fiction print books:  “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens  “Nine…
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2020 Holiday Closures

All OPL locations will be closed during these holidays observed by the City of Omaha. Please note that South Omaha Library will be open on certain dates when other locations are closed, because the facility is shared with Metropolitan Community College. Check individual location pages for current dates specific to your local library. Holiday and closure information…
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