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What to Expect: Jax Book Fest 2018 (2/23/2018) - Update Nov. 20, 2018: All Jax Book Fest 2019 information can be found at or by visiting We’re ready for the literary event
Maps: Bringing People Together Since Forever (2/16/2018) - The Jacksonville Public Library’s (JPL) Main branch is an extraordinary building – a crown jewel of downtown. Walk through the front doors on Laura Street
New Year, New App (2/7/2018) - Our new Jacksonville Public Library App has arrived and we’re pretty excited to share it with you. The app takes ease of access to our
January Staff Picks (2/2/2018) - If you’re like us then you are always looking for your next great read. As always, we’re here to help! Each month we compile weekly
WELCOME: NEW LIBRARY DIRECTOR TIM ROGERS (1/22/2018) - Hello, I wanted to share a short message of introduction to let you know how excited I am to be joining the Jacksonville Public Library
How To: e-Books, Audiobooks and More! (1/12/2018) - It’s 2018 and everyone wants instant access to materials at any hour! We get it—we do too! To accommodate the need for instant information and
December Staff Picks (1/8/2018) - We’ve made it a whole year with our #JPLPicks, and we have featured some great reads! We’ll continue on in 2018, but check out our
Local Author Collection at JPL (12/13/2017) - If it’s always been your dream to see your published work on the shelves of your local library then we have a dream come true
November Staff Picks (12/6/2017) - Each month we feature a series of books chosen by our fabulous staff. Once a week our literary mavens will be featured on our social
Deck the Chairs (12/1/2017) - There’s magic in the chair! Jacksonville Beach Deck The Chairs (JBDTC) is an annual lighted sculptural exhibit using the iconic chairs of The American Red