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Zablocki Parking Lot Closed as of Monday, April 19, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Zablocki Branch will be closed for a construction project. The front entrance on Oklahoma Ave. will remain open and curbside service is available. Learn more.

Center Street Parking Lot Closed as of Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Center Street Branch will be closed for a construction project.
Street parking is available on 28th Street. Learn more.

Milwaukee Public Library Hours & Locations Close

Accessibility Services

Upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of individuals with disabilities.

Make requests to the Library Director’s Office at:

  • Phone: (414) 286-3021
  • Fax: 286-2794
  • TDD: 286-3062

Or mail to:

  • Attn: Accommodation Request
    Central Library
    814 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Milwaukee, WI 53233

All Milwaukee Public Library locations provide wheelchair access. Enter the Central Library at 709 N. Eighth St. or 813 W. Wells, and the Central Library's Centennial Hall at 733 N. Eighth St.

Library Program ADA Accommodation Requests

Reasonable accommodations for a City of Milwaukee event of an auxiliary aid or service required due to a disability will be provided upon request. Contact the City of Milwaukee ADA Coordinator, 414-286-3475 or as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.

The Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library (WTBBL), part of the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) network of cooperating libraries, provides braille and recorded books and playback equipment for those Wisconsin residents who for any physical reason cannot read normal print.

The service is headquartered in the Milwaukee Public Library's Central Library. It is funded by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries and Technology, and administered by the Milwaukee Public Library.

For more information contact  WTBBL at:
  • Phone: 414-286-3045 or 1-800-242-8822 (within Wisconsin)
  • E-mail:
  • Located inside the Central Library
    Enter the Central Library from Wells St. Take the elevator or stairs up one flight.

    Open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Closed Saturday and Sunday.