Robert’s Library Story

I grew up in Duluth, and when I was a kid (6-8 years old), I used to dial up and down the band on my folks’ Philco radio. I liked programs such as “The Firestone Hour” and the “Bell Telephone Hour.“ Programs like these were distributed to radio stations on large disks—phonograph records, but larger than consumer versions. […]

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146,000 reasons to say Thanks!

In 2015, our 25th anniversary and the 125th anniversary of the library, we set an ambitious goal of raising $100,000 to provide quality programming and materials for the library. With your help, we topped that by $46,000, for a total of $146,000! The library counts on the Duluth Library Foundation to help provide funding for vital programming, materials. […]

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New Trampled by Turtles poster

The members of Trampled by Turtles–the home-grown American bluegrass/folk-rock band that hails from Duluth–pose with their favorite books to support literacy on a READ poster. Each of these gorgeous, high-quality posters is $10. Proceeds from the poster benefit the Duluth Public Library. You can purchase one at any of the three Duluth library locations: Downtown, West […]

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