Dumpsters Full!

West side demolition

You may not see a lot of activity on the Denver Avenue side of the Central Library, but the dumpsters are filling up on the west side.  Go to the library's Flickr to see a collection of photos documenting the Central Library's renovation.

Demolition and abatement well underway at the Central Library.

4th floor demolition

Demolition and abatement at the Central Library is running smoothly, with the 4th and 3rd floors now completely cleared.  Abatement is nearly complete in the sub-basement.  Demolition is almost complete on the 1st floor and crews will soon be moving to the second floor.

Once the clearing is complete, renovation will begin in late Spring.

Central Library's Circulating Collection

Collections moved

While Central Library has closed for its exciting two-year renovation, it’s circulating collection of books, music and movies are still available for our customers to place holds on and have delivered to their neighborhood branch library.

When you visit the library catalog and discover an item you desire located at the Annex, simply Place a Hold, select your Pickup Location and that item will be delivered for you.

Central Library Has Closed

Concept of view from 5th St Plaza

Central Library closed Aug. 30 to undergo an exciting two-year renovation project.

All collections from Central, as well as most staff and departments will move to the Annex, a temporary storage and administrative facility near 41st and Sheridan.

During the renovation of Central Library, customers can enjoy continued service with select programs and events, collections and other services at Librarium. This is a temporary facility to maintain service in the downtown area for our customers. Librarium is located at 1110 S. Denver Avenue and opens Sept. 3.