April 2023

  • ACPL to Celebrate National Library Week April 23–29, 2023

    ACPL to Celebrate National Library Week April 23–29, 2023

    The Allen County Public Library will celebrate National Library Week (NLW) April 23–29).  First held in 1958, National Library Week is sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and is a time to celebrate our nation’s libraries, library workers’ contributions and promote library use and support.   The theme for National Library Week 2023 is “There’s… Continue reading

  • ACPL Shares 2022 Community Impact Report

    ACPL Shares 2022 Community Impact Report

    The Allen County Public Library has released its 2022 Community Impact Report. The report, which utilizes data from the Library’s annual report to the Indiana State Library, reflects how the library system’s services and collection contributed to the education, literacy, access, and discovery in Allen County over the past year.  In 2022, the ACPL saw… Continue reading

  • ACPL’s Annual Book Bowl Returns

    ACPL’s Annual Book Bowl Returns

    The Allen County Public Library’s 3rd Annual Book Bowl trivia competition will return in 2023. After a 3-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the beloved competition is back and better than ever! Registration is now open for teams looking to test their book knowledge. “Book Bowl celebrates books and a love of reading. It… Continue reading

SUBSCRIBE TO ACPL News & Press Release Archive


900 Library Plaza 
Fort Wayne, IN 46802 

About the Allen County Public Library
The Allen County Public Library (ACPL) has fostered lifelong learning and discovery in northeast Indiana for more than 125 years. The ACPL consists of fourteen branches throughout Allen County, serving more than one million visitors per year. The ACPL’s collection includes more than 2.7 million items, with a circulation total of 3.6 million items borrowed annually. It also houses The Genealogy Center, the nation’s largest public genealogy research center, and The Rolland Center for Lincoln Research, consisting of more than 20,000 artifacts related to President Abraham Lincoln.

For media inquiries contact
Aja Michael-Keller
Director of Communications

Email: amichael-keller@acpl.lib.in.us
Phone: (260) 421-1265