Pierce County READS is coming soon!
Pierce County Library System and The News Tribune will announce the 2012 Pierce County READS best-selling book and award-winning author in February! KeyBank Foundation sponsors Pierce County READS, and many community partners participate in the program. Pierce County READS will run February 19-April 13. Read more »
New year's resolution: support your library!
In 2011, the Pierce County Library Foundation welcomed 450 new donors. If you are a new donor, THANK YOU! If you have not made a gift yet, please make becoming an annual donor your New Year’s resolution. Your gift will help sustain some of the important programs for readers of all ages. Find out how your gift can support your Library. Read more »
Need help with homework?
Online tutors are available on demand, every day from 1-10 p.m. for one-to-one help with everything from homework to state-aligned skills building and test prep. Professionally trained and experienced tutors will help students of all ages with math, science, English and social studies. Read more »
Calling all sponsors
Did you know that sponsorships fund some of best-loved children’s programs each year? Sponsors understand the importance of supporting literacy programs for children and proudly support Pierce County Library’s Summer Reading Program and other services for children. Because Summer Reading supports children throughout Pierce County, the benefits of sponsorship are far-reaching. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities. Read more »
Free reliable information sources 24/7
Quality information and interactive services are available for you 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. Find information on auto repair, genealogy, health, investing, law and more. Read more »
Connect with the library via texting
Library access is in your hands! Sign up for text notices to get messages when items you have requested are ready for pickup, and when items you have checked out are due or overdue. Text the library to renew items, and to find a book, DVD, CD or audiobook in a Pierce County Library. Read more »
Tools to get children get ready to read
Children are born learning. Encourage your child with early learning resources from the library. Find books, videos, newsletters, free trainings and much more. These tools can help you teach your child how to learn and read. Read more »