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16th of December 2019

Welcome To Our Newest Board Member, Liz Munzer

Liz Munzer has three children, ages 10, 9, and 7. Liz currently resides in Mission Viejo. Despite her home being in south Orange County, she spends most of her time in Long Beach. Liz works as a realtor for First Team/Christies in Bixby Knolls. Liz also dedicates a substantial amount of time participating as a […]


25th of November 2019

Books That Make Long Beach Librarians Feel Thankful

These recommended books are available at the Long Beach Public Library. Visit the Library’s catalog at encore.lbpl.org. “The book I am most thankful for is Anne Frank: the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. Hitching around the world you find that people the world over are kind and extremely generous. They want the same things […]


13th of November 2019

Library Journal: Branching Out

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7th of November 2019

The Complicated Role of the Modern Public Library – Humanities: The Magazine of the National Endowment for the Humanities

In her recent article, “The Complicated Role of the Modern Library: Something for Everyone,” in the Fall 2019 issue of Humanities: The Magazine of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Jennifer Howard examines the many important functions of libraries in the communities they serve. Libraries serve as free, shared spaces when many truly public facilities […]


1st of November 2019

Alamitos Bay Neighbors: Long Beach Public Library Foundation

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25th of October 2019

LB Business Journal: Billie Jean King To Serve As Co-Chair For Library Campaign

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18th of October 2019

Champion of Literacy, Renee Simon

National Friends of Libraries week gives us the opportunity to celebrate some of the most dedicated volunteers and supporters of our country’s public libraries. As the 14th annual celebration begins on October 20, we would like to take the opportunity to recognize a founder of the Friends of the Long Beach Public Library and member […]


Billie Jean King Joins New Main Campaign Leadership Committee as Honorary Co-chair

The Long Beach Public Library Foundation today announced that tennis legend and activist Billie Jean King has joined Mayor Robert Garcia as honorary co-chair of the Library Foundation’s New Main Campaign. The New Main Campaign has raised $2.1 million so far for technology, programs, and enhancements at the new Billie Jean King Main Library, which […]


11th of October 2019

LBTV: Billie Jean King Main Library Opening

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4th of October 2019

PADNET: Billie Jean King Main Library Opening

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