Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Blog

Help choose America’s best-loved book

Help choose America’s best-loved book

Designed to spark a national conversation about reading, literacy and the books that have inspired, moved and shaped us, The Great American Read is an eight-part PBS series and competition that explores the joy of books and the power of reading through the lens of America’s 100 best-loved books, as voted on by the public.
Cram for exams at the Library

Cram for exams at the Library

Another school year is drawing to an end, and summer break will be here before you know it! The next days will be filled with studying, final exams, end of year projects, field trips and preparation for summer camps and vacations. Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is here to help students survive and thrive!

Partnering to assess the needs of Main Library users

Planning is underway for the replacement of Main Library in uptown Charlotte with a flexible facility designed to meet the community’s evolving information, technology, and public gathering needs today and into the future. But what does that mean for the people who use Main Library now?