Due to continued possible hazardous road conditions, all branches and buildings of the Central Arkansas Library System will be open reduced hours Wednesday, January 17, from 12pm - 6pm.
CALS Tech Card Student Portal

CALS Tech Card Student Portal

For the 2017-18 school year CALS is partnering with the Little Rock School District to provide students with improved access to research and reading materials through the Tech Card Program. By the end of the year each student will be issued a Tech Card which can be used to access the library's electronic resources from school or home. For more information, please contact our Youth Services Department at outreach@cals.org.

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Rex Nelson

Rex Nelson: News & Fake News

Rex Nelson will give the Central Arkansas Library System’s (CALS) Fred K. Darragh Jr. Distinguished Lecture entitled “News & Fake News” on Thursday, February 15, at 6:30 p.m. in CALS Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Avenue. The event is free, but reservations are requested.

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Eddie Pannell

Primary Sources: Eddie Pannell

Eddie Pannell, a Vietnam War veteran who joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1967, talks to the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies Research Services Division Manager Brian Robertson. Mr. Pannell details his experience as an interpreter who assisted South Vietnamese civilians with medical treatment, infrastructure growth, and other humanitarian missions.

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CALS Construction Projects in Maumelle and Sherwood Advance

The Central Arkansas Library System’s (CALS) Maumelle Library, 10 Lake Pointe Dr., Maumelle, and Amy Sanders Library, 31 Shelby Dr., Sherwood, will close temporarily to continue renovation and construction projects in November and December, respectively. The anticipated completion time for both projects is early 2018. More info »