Get a Card My Account KY Unbound

Find books, movies, music, and more:

Find events, articles, and website content:

Find something new to read:

Find newspapers and full-text journal articles:


The CCC Boys of Paducah

Wednesday | November 1 | 7pm

Michigan based author/songwriter Bill Jamerson will present a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps

Dressed in uniform, Jamerson shares stories about the CCC, reads excerpts from his book, shows a short video from his PBS film, and sings original songs with his guitar.


Shorts and Stouts: Shirley Jackson

Monday | October 23 | 7pm

At Dry Ground Brewing Company.

Led by Matt Jaeger, author and library assistant.

All are welcome to join us for the next meeting of Shorts & Stouts which will focus on a pair of stories by Shirley Jackson: "The Lottery" and "The Possibility of Evil".



Tuesday | October 24  | 7pm

We'll be making baby hats for newborns at Lourdes and Baptist hospitals.

MCNET will be donating board books to accompany the hats. Patterns and supplies will be available and we'll be have light refreshments. All skill levels are welcome!

Calendar of EventsAll Events

Downloads and Streaming


Get access to free e-books for all device types.
Kentucky Unbound
Flipster Magazines



Kentucky Unbound





For Kids and Teens

Animated picture books, read-along books, graphic novels, and more.
Tumble Book Library
Tumble Book Cloud
Tumble Book Cloud Jr.


Find Something to Read

McReader's Digest

New and noteworthy books delivered monthly.

View it here and subscribe.

Reading Challenges

Get reading! Take a reading challenge for kids or teens.

Click here.

Email Book Lists

Book lists full of suggested reading on various topics.

Click here.