The Library offers free wireless access (Wi-Fi) at all locations for library patrons to use with their own personal notebooks, laptops and other mobile devices. These access points are unsecured, accessible only during normal library hours and filtered to comply with CIPA regulations. A patron's...
Interlibrary loan service is currently unavailable. For questions, please reach out to Library chat Monday – Friday 9am-6pm.
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Through 20 locations, targeted outreach and online, the Library delivers exceptional services and programs, with a mission to create a community of readers and empower individuals with free access to information and the universe of ideas. Here are highlights of services you can find at your library...
Take part in our digital world. Get online at the Library. Learn about computers and technology. Make connections.
We strive to provide services and technology that connect people to the world and each other. This page includes some of the ways we can help with common technology needs. If you don’t...
Welcome to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library!
You may begin using your new Virtual Card immediately. If you chose a Physical Card, you must go to one of our branches to activate your account and receive your card. During your visit, you will need to provide proof of your current address.
Fiscal Year 2019: A year of library service
All statistics are from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019, except where otherwise noted.Download a PDF of these statistics.
The Library welcomed 3.2 million visitors through its doors.
By the end of Fiscal Year 2018, 367,020 ...
What can you do at your library?
At our many convenient locations in Mecklenburg County you can find books, movies, music, internet connections, computers and rentable Wi-Fi hot spots, programs for children and adults, and staff trained to find the answers you need. You can also use our web site to...
Teen Services provides dynamic programs, resources, and services to youth ages 12 to 18. We are dedicated to helping teens become their best selves, while also supporting them along the way. In addition to knowledgeable staff, we also have spaces in every branch where teens can...
Protoring services have been temporarily discontinued. Check back soon for more information.
What we can do
Provide a place to take the exam
Be available during regular business hours, including evenings and weekends (exams must be completed 30 minutes prior to closing)
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Welcome to the 2020 Census Questionnaire
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Self-Response Deadline is October 31, 2020. There's still time. Complete the Survey!
Where is Mecklenburg County in its response rates? Click here for an interactive map. (Image below updated 06/17/2020...