Special Interest



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  • CALS hosts the Arkansas Literary Festival, the premier gathering of readers and writers in Arkansas.  The 2013 Festival will feature over 80 authors, workshops, and special family events.
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Special Interest: Butler Center Collections & More

In addition to providing access to hundreds of thousands of books, CDs, and DVDs, the Central Arkansas Library System and the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies manage special collections such as Arkansas genealogy records, host art exhibitions, operate art galleries featuring local artists, host the annual Arkansas Literary Festival, and operate River Market Books & Gifts and Bookends Café.