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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With the NOLA Library App, you now have a way to access your library account, event listings, our full catalog, and so much more around-the-clock and on-the-go, all from your mobile device. Available for Android and iOS, all you need to do is search for “NOLA Library” in Apple’s App... (More)

History of the New Orleans Public Library

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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New Product Alert: Stream 30,000+ films & documentaries

With your library card, you can watch over 30,000 documentaries, classic and indie films on your desktop, mobile device, and Roku. To access Kanopy, visit http://nolalibrary.kanopystreaming.com Kanopy access details:

  • View up to 12 films per month using play credits.
  • 3 days to watch each film. Once you press...
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Access the New Orleans Public Library anytime, anywhere via the NOLA Library App.

The NOLA Library App is your starting place for accessing the library’s resources on your mobile device.
  • Quickly and easily find our locations, hours, and contact info
  • Check your library card account
  • Learn about...
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