Main Library

Address

310 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone

(704) 416-0100

Hours

Sunday: Closed
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.

Group visits for teens are available at the Main Library. View group visit options.

The Main Library is a Federal Depository Library

Parking Options

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Upcoming Events at the Main Library

The Vulnerable Black Man: Moonlight

Saturday, August 18 2:00 PM
Main Library

A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.

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The Personal Branding of You

Monday, August 20 10:00 AM
Main Library

Build your brand, protect your brand, prove the worth of your personal brand. Discover what makes you unique and how you can use your uniqueness to stand out and add value.

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Adult Sensory Story Time

Tuesday, August 21 10:15 AM
Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities. Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities.

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Adult Sensory Story Time Program

Wednesday, August 22 1:00 PM
Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities. Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities.

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