Sunday, Dec. 21, Wednesday, Dec. 24 and Thursday, Dec. 25 for Christmas.
Sunday, Dec. 28, Wednesday, Dec. 31 and Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 for New Year's.
The Milwaukee Leaders Collection began in 1989, as a photo exhibit at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Milwaukee Public Library Neighborhood Library.
With the year drawing to a close, before you start climbing on icy roofs to put up holiday lights or running to shopping malls filled with the coughing and sneezing…
Book searching coming soon. For now use County Cat
Test preparation practice with tutorials, books and sample tests. Provided as part of Wisconsin's BadgerLink program.
Tour the past and present glory of the Central Library with the Friends of Milwaukee Public Library.
Free tours begin at 1:30 p.m. each Saturday afternoon in the rotunda. Tours are also available by appointment. Call (414) 286-TOUR.
The Milwaukee Public Library was founded in 1878. After several moves, the Central Library was built in response to the need for more spacious quarters. It opened its doors to the public on October 3, 1898. The original structure is a combination of French and Italian Renaissance styles built of Bedford limestone. Several additions help make up the block-long building that stands today. Central Library has been designated a landmark by the Milwaukee Historic Preservation Commission and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.