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

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Tuesday, October 22 2:00 PM
Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-0101 or come to the Reference Desk on the second floor of Main Library.

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Adult Sensory Story Time

Wednesday, October 23 1:00 PM
Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities. Designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, and other developmental disabilities.

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Write Like You Mean It

Thursday, October 24 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. Beginners welcome. Writing supplies provided.

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Career Development Intensive Coaching

Thursday, October 24 12:00 PM
Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one hour 1:1 career coaching! Discuss career barriers and develop an individual career development plan to help you reach your career goals. Boost your career confidence in a mock interviewing session.

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