enjoy ebooks
Search our Catalog!
Plan your summer vacation with the library
Road trips? Overseas travel? Are we there yet? The library is full of resources to help your summer vacation go smoothly.

Audiobooks are the perfect way to pass time while driving long distances or waiting in the airport during your layover. The Ouachita Parish Public Library offers books on CD, as well as e-audiobooks through the CloudLibrary app and the Hoopla app.

Travel Guides
The library has hundreds of travel guides for national and international travelers. Whether you are visiting the Ozark Mountains, New York City, Ireland, or dozens of other places in the world, the library has the guide for you.

A to Z USA
Get the latest state information with 127 feature articles on each US state and territory. Get answers to questions like, "What's the climate in Tennessee this time of year?" and "Where are the National Parks in Oregon?" Click here to access A to Z USA.

Global Road Warrior
Going overseas, and not sure about the culture or customs? Global Road Warrior is a resource to help you learn the ins and outs of 175 countries. Among the 125 topics covered include appropriate tips for taxi drivers, essential terms in foreign languages, immunization needs, travel warnings, and holidays and festivals. Click here to access Global Road Warrior.

Miss Humblebee's Academy
Keep the little ones preoccupied with fun, educational games and lessons on mobile devices. Click here to access Miss Humblebee's Academy.

You can't travel to the beach without packing a good read. Don't know what to read next? NoveList will help you pick out your next title based on what books you've read in the past, and what themes, characters, and storylines your enjoy. Visit your local branch to check out your book.

Have any questions about where you are traveling? How to get there? What to expect? Ask any of our librarians, and we will get the answer for you.
Our Mission

The mission of the Ouachita Parish Public Library is to advance literacy, inspire lifelong learning, and strengthen our community by serving everyone in Ouachita Parish.


Stay up-to-date on what's happening

Sign Up Now