All Library locations and book drops will be closed on Memorial Day.

SUMMER SUNDAYS: All Library locations will be closed on Sundays from May 26 through September 1.

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New Main Library

The new Main Library will be a major destination in Uptown Charlotte; a free, open, and accessible information hub for Mecklenburg County long timers, newcomers, and those just stopping through. As Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s flagship location, it will be an architecturally distinctive, state-of-the-art, technologically advanced knowledge center, where everyone in the community can access the resources of a 21st century library. All will be welcome. 

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Annual Programs & Events

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library delivers exceptional programs and events in online, virtual, in-person formats to ensure and encourage accessible participation by everyone in our evolving community. Major programs in our Library system are celebrated online and at every Library location at different times of the year. See what’s happening at a Library location near you.

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