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, April 24 3:00 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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Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Tuesday, April 24 4:00 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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12:15 @ Main presents: Skype with a Scientist

Wednesday, April 25 12:15 PM
Main Library

Explore what it's like to be a scientist in 2017. Meet Dr. Brandon Barton, an ecologist at Mississippi State University, studying species interactions like predator-prey relationships. Tour Dr. Brandon's lab, learn about his current projects, and ask questions all via Skype.

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Microsoft Word 2013

Wednesday, April 25 2:00 PM
Main Library

Join us for a computer class that will teach you how to use Microsoft Word. You will learn the basics of how to create, edit and save documents. We'll also take a look at more advanced features such inserting photos, headers and footers. Basic computer skills required.

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