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arkansas center for the book

The Arkansas Center for the Book was established in 2000 and is an affiliate of the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

Headquartered at the Arkansas State Library, the Arkansas Center for the Book exists to encourage reading, writing, and literacy in Arkansas, and to protect the rich literary history of Arkansas by preserving and promoting books and literature within the state.

Arkansas Gems

Arkansas Gems

Annual publication of a poster and bookmark highlights recently published new works about Arkansas or by authors from the Natural State....

Book Clubs

Book Clubs

Borrow book sets of 12 for library-based book clubs from the Arkansas Center for the Book at the Arkansas State Library.  

If All Arkansas Read the Same Book

If All Arkansas Read the Same Book

Created in 2001, If All Arkansas Read the Same Book is an annual, statewide reading program designed to encourage the enjoyment of reading...

Letters About Literature

Letters About Literature

Letters about Literature is an annual, national reading and writing program for students in grades 4-12.

Arkansas State Library
900 W. Capitol, Suite 100
Little Rock, AR 72201
501-682-2053
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