Sparta Carnegie Township Library

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History

American History

Jump Back in Time
Listen to America's Story: The founding of a new nation, the war that tore our country in two, the great war that shook the world, and the voyage to the moon.

Black History
See the vital role that African-Americans have played in shaping America's history and culture; from Booker T. Washington to Colin Powell.

African-American History
Explore current and past African American issues such as slavery, the million-man march, and discrimination.

PBS Way Back When
Remember when camping out of your car was a vacation, or when Miami Beach was an avocado farm? Neither do I, but some people do.

Not for Ourselves Alone
If you could write the Bill of Rights what would they be? See what other kids had to say. Also learn about the day in the life of an African-American, a Native American, an Irish Immigrant and more.

Overdrive Media Console

Download audiobooks, and ebooks on overdrive. Sparta Library card is needed.  Site offers wonderful tutorials on how to use your devices.

MeL.org

Michigan's 24/7 Library.  Thousands of full text, magazines and newspapers available at no charge.

Michigan Activity Pass

Activity Pass expires one week from the date it is printed.  Each Library will have five passes available per week for each of the participating organizations.

Ancestry.com

 Ancestry.com is available on our computers & for laptop use in our library!