The Charlotte Mecklenburg Main Library is located in the heart of Charlotte’s Arts & Education district in Uptown Charlotte. This library provides multiple services, programs materials and meeting rooms. The 157,000 sq ft building is centrally located and supports the activities of its 19 branches and outreach services located across Charlotte, NC. In front of the Main Library, you’ll find columns that showcase quotes from famous people about the multiple benefits of reading and learning.
The Library is closed on the following holidays: •New Year's Eve (close at 5pm) & New Year's Day (closed all day) •Martin Luther King, Jr. Day •Easter Sunday •Memorial Day •Independence Day •Labor Day •Columbus Day •Veteran's Day •Day before Thanksgiving (close at 5pm) & Thanksgiving (closed all day) •Day before Christmas Eve (close at 5pm) & Christmas Eve, Christmas Day (closed all day)