Public Library

Fairy Doors at the Library

Monday, May 15, 2017

If you explore the grounds of the East Lansing Public Library with the eyes of a child, who knows what you might find....

ELPL Hopes to Win USA Today Grant for PopUp Library

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The East Lansing Public Library has made the first cut in a competition to win a "Community Thrives" grant from USA Today. What do they want to do with the grant money? ELi's Sheilla Taylor reports.

Double Art Installation Runs through April

Monday, April 10, 2017

Now on exhibit at the East Lansing Public Library are works by Elaine Dobrowolski and Lily LaFollette, who each pursued her passion for painting after an earlier career, in one case in auto manufacturing, in the other, in business.

East Lansing Public Library offers Portable Wi-Fi Spots

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Above: Image of portable wifi device, courtesy of East Lansing Public Library

If you’ve ever been in a location without Wi-Fi, you might know how annoying it is to try to post that vacation picture or respond to an important email. Fortunately, the East Lansing Public Library now has hotspot portable Wi-Fi devices that can be rented out by patrons.

Big Library Book Sale October 10-11

Saturday, October 3, 2015

The annual book sale sponsored by Friends of the East Lansing Public Library (FOELPL) is a tradition many people don't want to miss. This year, because of major renovation at the library, the event will be held in a new location---Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road in East Lansing. Book sale hours have been expanded, from 9 am to 6 pm on Saturday, October 10, and from 1 to 4 pm on Sunday, October 11.

Friends of East Lansing Public Library to Hold Annual Used Book Sale

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Library Book Sale.  Image courtesy Friends of the East Lansing Public Libary

On Saturday, October 11, and Sunday, October 12, Friends of the East Lansing Public Library will hold its annual Fall Used Book Sale. Proceeds from the sale are used to buy materials that exceed the Library's regular budget, including books, computers, furniture, music, and programming.