The Grand Rapids Public Library offers visitors free internet and computer access, wi-fi, a cafe and a used-book store. Our nationally acclaimed local history department hosts rotating exhibits about the region as well as genealogy and historical research. It also boasts one of the finest furniture design collections in the county. Throughout the year the Library hosts free author visits, poetry readings, family events and more. For a complete list of programs and services, visit www.grpl.org or call 616-988-5400. Eight easy locations throughout the city including the Main Library, found at 111 Library St NE in downtown Grand Rapids.
Connecting people to the transforming power of knowledge.
The Grand Rapids Public Library is our community's foremost source for information, viewpoints, resources and programs.
We are free, welcoming, flexible and empowering.
We inspire the public's trust through strong library service, transparent accountability, sound financial stewardship and sustained productive partnerships.