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Explore our blogs to find information on a variety of topics. 

Image of podcast logo
Aug 12
This booklist is for fans of the podcast the Stuff You Should Know, a series about science miscellany and myth debunking.
Logo for the Polaris Music Prize
Jul 29
The Polaris Music Prize announced their nominees for 2016. We have their music available for free through our Catalogue and Hoopla music streaming app.
Image of Street Craft cover
Jul 18
We're celebrating the 4th annual street, public and graffiti art festival with some art books! Check them out and visit the festival.
Image of a crowd of people, smiling
Feb 11
A reference guide for those on the path to becoming Canadian citizens
Book cover for Birdie
Feb 1
Try some recent novels by First Nations, Métis and Inuit authors, just in time for Aboriginal Storytelling Month.
Image of a typewriter
Jan 23
SPL is currently accepting entries for this 14th annual contest. Submissions are due Mar 24.
Logo for Grass Roots Press publishing
Jan 18
Easy to read biographies published by Grass Roots Press in Edmonton are now available through our Book Club in a Bag service.
Image of a statue of justice
Jan 18
A list of resources to help with legal matters and issues you may be facing.
Image of new branch mock-up
Jan 12
Join us for a public information session about the new branch being built in the Stonebridge area of Saskatoon.
Image of three older men talking
Dec 31
SPL has created a list of resources that will help newcomers and New Canadians get to know our city a little easier