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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.

Branch Manager: Casey Lapworth

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)

Free Scanner with capability to email or save documents to a flash drive
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

Jul 28
Intermediate Excel
2:00 PM

Learn how to create a simple database. Work more in-depth…

Jul 29
Intermediate Excel
2:00 PM

Learn how to create a simple database. Work more in-depth…

Jul 30
Drop-In Job Help!
12:00 PM

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

Jul 31
Preschool Story Time
10:30 AM

Preschoolers are invited for fun stories, songs, and finger plays…