The Library will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024, in observance of Memorial Day.

indie author project

view of the Hollywood sign when first constructed
Kelly Wallace, October 30, 2023

"The lights of the city were an endlessly glittering sheet. Neon signs glowed and flashed.

Tania Chaidez Ibarra from Errant press
Angi Brzycki, October 27, 2023

Errant Press is an independent press based in Los Angeles. They create, print, and distribute books that challenge the traditional form and reading dynamics.

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Phoebe Swan Guiot, October 25, 2023

Are you an author who has meticulously crafted your book using a word processing program only to find the finished product could be better?

2 women at the Pa Gya! festival
Catherine Royalty, October 23, 2023

The Los Angeles Public Library has a partnership with the international literary organization Writers Project of Ghana in an effort to exchange resources and amplify the voices of writers in Africa and throughout the world.