CLP Spotlights: MCG Jazz
Welcome to #CLPSpotlights, our monthly series highlighting individuals and organizations that make a difference in their community. This month, we interviewed Robin Schmeider from MCG Jazz. Since its inception in 1987, … Continued
What is Inflation?
What is inflation? We know prices increase over time, but how do we explain it? It’s called inflation, and you may have heard it’s at a 40-year high. So what … Continued
Best Books for Babies’ Story
Because of you, parents, teachers and caregivers have access to quality reading materials to share with babies from birth to 18 months. Every new parent’s mind is filled with questions: … Continued
CLP Connects: Neighborhood Ambassadors
The application is now closed. Neighborhood Ambassadors is a community engagement initiative that identifies community members and leaders from neighborhoods throughout the City to act as ambassadors for Carnegie Library of … Continued
Reader’s Services at CLP
One of our favorite things to do at the Library is provide exceptional recommendations for library users. We call this Readers Advisory, even though it isn’t limited to books. We … Continued
Happy Birthday, Books on Broadway!
Think back, if you will, to an incomprehensibly ancient year: 2002. Nickelback’s “How You Remind Me” is the number one song in America, soaring from boom boxes and, if you’re … Continued
Virtual Book Club – July Pick – The Seed Keeper by Diane Wilson
Join the Virtual Book Club this July for a book discussion about The Seed Keeper by Diane Wilson. A haunting novel spanning several generations, The Seed Keeper follows a Dakhóta … Continued
Learn Digital Skills at the Library
If you or someone you know needs help learning to use a computer, you are not alone. Every year, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh helps thousands of adults across the city … Continued
Make Waves with Summer Reading 2022!
Reading as little as five books over the summer months helps kids and teens beat the “summer slide” and retain the skills they learned during the school year.
Kick off Summer Party Season
Summer means many things: longer days, (hopefully) plenty of sunshine, and many occasions to gather with loved ones. Whether we are celebrating holidays, graduations, or just the weekend, there is no shortage of reasons to come together. The Library is a great resource to get you started on planning all your summer soirees, big and small.