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Indiana State Library

Indiana Young Readers Center

The Indiana Young Readers Center Collection includes books by Indiana authors and illustrators for children and young adults. Indiana authors and illustrators are defined as having been born in Indiana, having lived in Indiana for a significant period of time, or currently living in Indiana.

The Indiana Young Readers Center opened in October 2016. It is a place for kids to learn more about Indiana and explore the literary works of Indiana authors and illustrators.

Schedule a free tour of the Indiana Young Readers Center and State Library for your class or group by phone or email using the contact information below.

Resources & Services

Contact Information

317-232-3719  Indiana Young Readers Center Desk

317-232-3700  Christy Franzman, IYRC Librarian

317-232-3700  Caitlyn Stypa, IYRC Assistant

Hours: The Indiana Young Readers Center is open Monday—Friday, 8:00 a.m.—4:30 p.m., Saturdays 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m., closed on Sundays.

IN JW 6-9-2017