History of the New Orleans Public Library

December 12th, 2017

History of the New Orleans Public Library

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With origins dating back to 1843, the New Orleans Public Library has grown from a single French Quarter house with a few volumes into a city-wide system serving all of Orleans Parish with locations throughout the City.

Highlights from the history of the New Orleans Public Library

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We are pleased to announce that the Downtown Development District has honored the New Orleans Public Library for its recent renovation of the Main Library's first two floors. From the DDD: "The Main Library is now a clean and welcoming place for locals checking out books or seeking computer help,... (More)

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