Library Welcome Centers

We continue the Library’s tradition of welcoming immigrants, visitors and newcomers to Pittsburgh. Our staff listen to your needs and connect you to language learning, citizenship resources and more.

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Staff Picks

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Welcome to Pittsburgh: Realistic and Contemporary Fiction

In this list you will find stories of contemporary life in Pittsburgh – literary fiction and domestic fiction. Stories of modern immigrants, coming-of-age tales for college students, the sisterhood of sports fans, all types of romance and heartbreak.
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Immigrant Heritage Month Book List

Immigrants came to Pittsburgh from many different parts of the world and helped make it the vibrant, cosmopolitan city it is today. The following list is just a sample of the books available at CLP on the history of immigration to Pittsburgh.