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Welcome to Lincoln City Libraries
Welcome to Lincoln City LibrariesOur new Welcome to Lincoln City Libraries videos, available in a variety of languages, provide an overview of the services we offer!

One Book-One Lincoln Finalists Announced
One Book - One LincolnOne Book One Lincoln finalists The three finalists for this year's One Book-One Lincoln community reading program have been announced - vote for your favorite by July 25!

Summer Reading Programs
FIZZ BOOM READGet ready to read in our Kids' Summer Reading Program, "FIZZ BOOM READ," Spark a Reaction!and our Teen Summer Reading Program, "Spark a Reaction!" Here are some photos from our special Summer Reading events for kids and for teens.

Our Adult Summer Reading Program this year is "Literary Elements".

Literary Elements

Programs run through July 31.

Libraries to Host Hampstead Stage Company PerformancesLibraries to Host Hampstead Stage Company Performances
Lincoln City Libraries invites the public to two free performances by the Hampstead Stage Company on Monday, July 28.

Resource of the Month
Biography Reference Bank Our Featured Resource for July is Biography Reference Bank, providing biographies and obituaries covering more than 500,000 people.

Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown
Be a Tourist in your own hometownVisit the Polley Music Library and the Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors as part of the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau's Be a Tourist 2014 program!

Doorways to Hope
Doorways to HopeBennett Martin Public Library and Eiseley, Gere and Walt Branches are hosting "Doorways" art pieces through October 1 as part of the Doorways to Hope public art project, a collaboration of Lincoln/Lancaster County Habitat for Humanity and the Hildegard Center for the Arts.

Books, Movies and More
Check out these new booklists - part of our Books, Movies & More subscribable newsletter service! Or, click here to jump straight to our sign-up page and start receiving library newsletters by e-mail!

Have a quick question? Click the green "Ask a Question" tab at the far right side of your screen to open up a Reference Chat with one of our librarians during the libraries' open hours. Please be patient -- staff will respond, however they are often helping face-to-face customers at the same time!


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  • Sunday 12-8 PM

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These services are best suited for quick, simple questions. For more involved questions, please use our Ask a Librarian service.

Lincoln City Libraries Search Widget
Lincoln City Libraries Search Widget You can download a Lincoln City Libraries Search Widget to allow access to Lincoln City Library's resources while surfing the Web. Versions for Firefox and Chrome are available!

DearReader: Online Book Clubs by E-mail
Online Book Clubs Join any of our eleven online book clubs and receive chapters in your e-mail each weekday.

Lincoln Cares
Lincoln Cares About Parks, Libraries and Older AdultsYou can help support the Library through the Lincoln Cares program. Enroll today at or call 402-475-4211. Thank you for your support of parks, libraries and older adults in our community!

Linc for Kids! Teen Cafe Bookguide Polley Music Library Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors