An Official Website of the Commonwealth of Kentucky
The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives is committed to strengthening and enhancing libraries and library services for all Kentuckians through leadership, advocacy and service.
Kentucky public libraries may use the Ask a Librarian service for reference assistance and professional consultation.
Resources to help public library directors in their wide variety of duties.
The State Library offers book discussion kits and programming kits.
KDLA offers grants to libraries and local governments across the state to help them meet the needs of their customers.
Talking Books provides free library service to those who cannot read traditional print due to visual, physical, or reading disabilities.
Sample policies provided to help public libraries develop local library policies.
A selection of library programs are accessed here, including adult services, youth services, technology, and more.
Information about librarian certification, continuing education, LISTSERVs® and professional organizations.
Resources on library standards, statistics, and statutes, the Kentucky Public Library Calendar, and regional consultants.
Resources to aid public library trustees in fulfilling their role in serving their community
Location and contact information for every public library in the Commonwealth.
Helping public library directors, staff, and trustees to improve public library services.