All Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh locations will be closed on Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25 and Thursday, January 1, 2015. In addition, the Library will close at 5 pm Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
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What Can You Do with a Library Card?

What Can You Do
with a Library Card?


Click to Find Out:
Borrow from 62 Libraries!
Search our catalog for books, DVDs, CDs and more and check them out from any Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh or Allegheny County library locations. You can have materials sent to a library nearest you and return items to any of these locations too!.
 
eCLP - Download and Stream eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music and More
Download & Stream eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music & More!
Get new & popular titles or classics straight to your eReader or smartphone with eBooks & Audiobooks from eCLP! Plus, stream popular music albums or playlists, download songs to keep or watch movies and TV shows.
 
Jobs and Careers
Get Job Assistance or Advance your Career
Get expert help with your résumé, cover letter and interviewing skills. Plus, develop new skills with computer classes including professional software training and other great resources.
 
Read, Learn and Play
Read, Learn & Play
Parents and little ones will love storytimes and children's programs at the Library, where play, learning and family-fun come together. Check out my Storymaker®, named one of the "Best Websites for Teaching and Learning" by the American Association of School Librarians, a division of the American Library Association.
 
Learn to Play an Instrument
Learn to Play an Instrument
Visit the Library's Music Department to access scores, instructional books, DVDs, CDs and vinyl records. Ask a Librarian for help getting started, or browse our catalog to find what you're looking for.
 
Get in Shape!
Get in Shape!
Enjoy group walks, yoga and other health and wellness programs at the Library. Browse our catalog for DVD's and books about fitness, exercise and healthy eating.
 
Surf the Internet
Use library computers for research, business and schoolwork or to stay connected to family and friends. If you have your own laptop or mobile device, you can connect with our free WiFi within the Library.
 
Learn A Language
Learn a Language
Find classes, conversation clubs, online & downloadable language programs and an array of books, films and other great resources.
 
Print your own Fork
Print your own Fork
Experience cutting edge technology at the Library's Job & Career Education Center. Check out our PC and Apple® iMac® Computers and MakerBot® 3D printer.
 
Ace that Test
Find expert test prep support including classes, books and research tools for SAT, GED, ACT, Praxis, GRE, GMAT and many others.
 
Make the Honor Roll
Make the Honor Roll
Research your homework topics in a wide variety of online databases. Use our Tools and Research section to find books and web resources on a variety of topics. Need more help? Come by for homework help programs, ask a Librarian for assistance or try our Live Homework Help from Tutor.com every day from 3 to 10 pm.
 
Master a New Cuisine
Master a New Cuisine
Find an array of food & dining books, attend cooking events and even find recipes using downloadable eBooks and eMagazines. Bon Appétit!
 
Get to know your great-great-great grandmother
Get to know your great-great-great grandmother
Come into the Library's Pennsylvania Department for expert assistance and abundant biography and genealogy resources.