The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, in observance of Juneteenth.


Dr. Leana Wen and her book, Lifelines: A Doctor's Journey in the Fight for Public Health

Interview With AAPI Author Dr. Leana Wen

May 13, 2024

Dr. Leana Wen (pronounced Lee-nah) is an emergency physician and nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.

Scrabble tiles spelling out the word AUTISM

Autism Awareness / Acceptance Month

April 17, 2023

Einstein, Newton, Charles Darwin, Tim Burton, Emily Dickinson, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Michelangelo, Jerry Seinfeld, Satoshi Tajiri creator of Pokemon, Nikola Tesla, Leonardo Da Vinci, Steven Spielberg, Benjamin Franklin, Lionel Messi, Jane Austen, Mozart, Beethoven, George Orwell, Carl Jung, Greta Thunberg

Portrait of Dr. William "Bill" Chun-Hoon and the Chinatown Branch Library in the background

Spotlight On Educator and Activist Dr. William Chun-Hoon

January 03, 2023

Dr. William "Bill" Chun-Hoon (1928 - 2019) was an educator and a community activist for the community of Chinatown in Los Angeles. Chun-Hoon was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and was the 12th child in a family of 15. In 1973, Dr.