Mardi Gras Closures

February 1st, 2017

Mardi Gras Closures


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Other News

Mid-City Library Ribbon Cutting

Mid-City Library

Mid-City Library celebrated its relocation to the Automotive Life Insurance Company Building at 4140 Canal Street with a ribbon-cutting by Mayor Mitch Landrieu and Councilmember Susan Guidry on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. Built in 1963, this mid-century modern gem was designed by Curtis & Davis Architects who are also known... (More)

Mid-City Library to Reopen on Tuesday, 12/13

Mid-City Library

Mayor Landrieu will hold a ribbon cutting, Tuesday, December 13 at 10am to open the new Mid-City Library location at 4140 Canal Street in the historic Automotive Life Insurance Building. The new Mid-City Library location will feature a larger children's room, a dedicated teen space, a Spanish-language collection, a community... (More)

Main Library & Nix Library Temporary Closing Information

Main Library | Nix Library

Main Library Temporary Closure Information:

The Main Library will be temporarily closed from December 5 through December 18, 2016 Main Library will temporarily close for replacement of the building’s original (circa 1958) main electrical circuit. During this time, most of the building’s lights, computers/telephones, airflow system, etc. will be inoperable... (More)

The New Orleans Public Library is offering temporary library cards to those residents who are staying in the New Orleans area due to the recent flooding. Residents from the following parishes may receive temporary cards that are good for three months and allow two checked out items at a time:... (More)