Due to safe materials handling, items may still show on your account for at least a period of 7 or more days after returning. We will backdate your checkin to reflect the day we received your items. Thanks for your patience.
REOPENING BY THE BOOK: The Community Room is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday-Saturday for Express Services. Borrow reserved materials via contactless pickup of items placed on hold. Please expect delays when placing a hold. Returns accepted at all book drops. Book donations will not be accepted until further notice. Thank you for your patience as we safely reopen the library.
In addition to EXPRESS BY THE BOOK, the Virtual Library will remain open, as well. Contact us: library staff members are available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (until 7 on Thursdays) by chat, by phone (314-635-0410) or via email to answer questions and help you with resources.
The stunning wildlife along the Blue Ridge Parkway attracts more than 14 million annual visitors from near and far for viewing and photographing opportunities. This information-packed, pocket-size field guide features more than 200 species of mammals, birds, insects, fish, wildflowers, mushrooms and more in a convenient, portable package. Including full-color photos and easy-to-understand descriptions, species are arranged by family to aid in quick identification. This book also includes ecosystem and geology information about the park as well as suggested nature hikes. This is the perfect nature guide for your next trip to the Blue Ridge Parkway.