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Please join us on Saturday, Oct. 7 for the Grand Opening of the Mitchell Street Branch at 10 a.m.

Forest Home Branch is now closed. All returns should be brought to the book drop in the rear parking lot of the Mitchell Street location.

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Atkinson

Atkinson branch located at 1960 W. Atkinson Ave., opened in January 1961 as the first in a 10-year program to provide large regional libraries throughout the City within a two-mile radius of anywhere in the city. The building's unique architecture is highlighted by a beamed, cathedral vaulted ceiling, woodwork and modern stained glass windows. The branch was renovated in 1994.

Atkinson features:
  • Computer lab featuring 22 desktop computers for public use
  • 28 laptops for use inside the library
  • Free Wi-Fi for all visitors
  • Public meeting spaces
  • Meeting Room (Accommodates 50)
  • Study Room (Accommodates 6)
  • Color printer
  • Great Urban Fiction collection
  • Homework Help after school with Teacher in the Library 
  • Free computer classes for City residents 
  • Drop-in job search and resume help

Upcoming Events at Atkinson

Sep 26
Teacher in the Library
4:00 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

Sep 26
Paws & Read
5:00 PM

Read out loud to a cuddly canine!  The Alliance of…

Sep 27
Drop-In Job Help!
1:00 PM

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…

Sep 27
Teacher in the Library
4:00 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…