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Central Welcomes You Back

Director Gayle Holloman, Central Library Administrator Cheryl Small, and Bond Administrator/Architect Al Collins welcome to Central Library.
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On March 4, 1902, the first patrons of what we now call the Fulton County Public Library System entered the Carnegie Library, located on the same ground as today's Central Library. The origins of the library system, however, late in the nineteenth century, with the efforts of members of the Young Men's Library Association to raise money for a free public library in Atlanta. Read more.

Storytime Read-Alouds

Picture books that will make storytime fun! Books on this list have repetition, rhyme, and listener engagement

Aviation Books for Teens

November is Aviation History Month and this month accomplishments and milestones by men and women aviators are recognized.

Haunting Ghost Stories for Tweens

Middle-grade books that will scare you at every level.


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