The library will close at 3pm on Friday, September 27 so that nearby streets can be cleared and closed for the MSU Homecoming Parade.

The Director's Chair

Library Director Kristin Shelley

Library Director Kristin Shelley shares her reading lists, book picks, podcast episodes, media spots and more.

Since January 2011, Kristin Shelley has been the Director of the East Lansing Public Library (ELPL). Michigan State University gave the library their Across the Community Award in 2013. Kristin secured a $1.5 million donation, in 2015, for renovations to the interior of the library.  The Library was awarded, by the City of East Lansing, the Outstanding Team Award in 2016. In 2017, the East Lansing Public Library was awarded the State Librarian’s Excellence Award for providing outstanding library services, programs and resources.

Kristin's expanded bio.

In The Media

September 2019 Mom's Everyday with Kat Cooper

June 2019 Mom's Everyday with Kat Cooper

March 2019 Mom's Everyday with Kat Cooper

January 2019 Mom's Everyday with Kat Cooper

December 2018 Mom's Everyday with Kat Cooper

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