The Low Down
The Extras: What makes this store's stock unique are the many L.A.-themed pieces, such as San Andreas Fault ties, early photographs of the area, and books and posters about the library itself.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
by KidScore at KidScore
Located in a beautiful, historic building, the LA Central Library is a tourist destination as well as a library. Theres an extensive childrens secti...
By Ahmed S. at Foursquare
Interesting architecture, beautiful dome and a large set of books. Take a tour at the Central Library to appreciate its wonderful ancient Egyptian-... Read More
By Mayhugh at Foursquare
Spend some time here. Volunteer at the Adult Literacy Center. Enjoy the green space . Read More
By Manny S. at Foursquare
Oh how I miss this place. The very bottom floor has an awesome genealogical section , and unlike Ancestry.com, it's free. Read More
By ThePurplePassport.com at Foursquare
With its dramatic glass atrium and serene reading rooms, its an atmospheric spot for doing some work or curling up with a novel. Dont miss the gift... Read More
By Farrar, Straus & Giroux at Foursquare
Meet Paul Elie on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 7:00 PM as he reads from his new book Reinventing Bach. Also with Bach selections performed by vi... Read More