Main Library

Address

310 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone

(704) 416-0100

Hours

Sunday: 1:00pm-5:00pm
Monday: 9:00am-8:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-8:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-8:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Amenities

  • Proctoring
  • Makerspace
  • Voting Location
  • Retail Nearby
  • Public Transit Access
  • Career Center
  • Park/School Nearby
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Computer Access
  • Printing & Copying
  • Research Help

Located uptown in the heart of Charlotte's Arts & Education district, the Main Library offers a multitude of services, materials, programs and meeting rooms. This 157,000 sq. ft. building, centrally located, supports the activities of the Library's nineteen branch locations and outreach services. The columns in front of the Main Library building showcase quotes on reading and learning from famous people across time.

The Main Library is a Federal Depository Library

Parking Options

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Upcoming Events at the Main Library

Unions, North Carolina & Norma Rae

Saturday, May 30 1:00 PM
Main Library

A viewing of the 1979 classic Norma Rae, about one woman's attempt to make life better in her textile community. The movie will be preceded by Dr. Tom Hanchett who will discuss the real Norma Rae, and the textile industry in North Carolina.

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Write Like You Mean It

Thursday, June 4 10:00 AM
Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

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Main Pages Book Club

Wednesday, June 10 5:30 PM
Main Library

Enjoy reading books of all genres? Are you a bibliophile looking for others in the Uptown area? Join us at 5:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of every month for lively book discussions and fun!

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Write Like You Mean It

Thursday, June 11 10:00 AM
Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

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