Check out Pierce County READS' book
"Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet" tells a gripping account of the Japanese American internment during World War II, through the eyes and voice of a child as he matures through life. Pierce County Library offers the best-seller in hardback, paperback, large print, audiobook on CD, and downloadable audiobook and e-book. Read more »
University Place Library one-year anniversary
One year ago, the community celebrated the opening of the new University Place Pierce County Library. Donors will be celebrating success again this weekend! Contributions helped to create innovative spaces in the new library, making it consistently one of the busiest in Pierce County Library System. Read more »
Going tobacco free on April 2
Pierce County Library System is going tobacco free on April 2, 2012. The Library is going smoke and tobacco free to welcome all people to Pierce County Libraries. Tobacco free properties will increase the Library’s comfortable, accessible and welcoming environment for all people. Read more »
Leave a legacy of literacy for future generations
Make sure that your estate plans match what you value. What better way to show you value libraries than including Pierce County Library Foundation in your will? Gifts to the Foundation through your will can benefit Library programs and services that you love, to ensure they are available for years to come. Read more »
It's your lucky day!
Every time you visit a Pierce County Library can be your Lucky Day! Look for the special Lucky Day area to find best-sellers waiting for you. Each book will have a Lucky Day sticker that looks like the image to the left. Choose your favorites, check them out and take them with you. Read more »
Recareering @ 50+: what's next?
Are you 50+ and looking for work, thinking about retraining, or wondering how to prepare for retirement? You are invited to attend a free event to explore options for your 50+ career and life. Participate in workshops on starting your own business, job search skills, using technology, career options and more. Read more »
E-sources: reliable online information
Free quality information and interactive services are waiting online with Pierce County Library System’s e-sources. These are online services that you would generally have to pay to access on the open Internet. The online services include homework help, personal investment information, car repair manuals, and more. Read more »
Read with a princess
Enjoy story time at the library with Daffodil Festival Royalty! A Daffodill Princess will read stories, talk with children and be available for photos at all 18 Pierce County Libraries on Saturday, March 24. Read more »