The Saint Paul Public Library will be closed September 5 - 7.


George Latimer Central LibraryGeorge Latimer Central Library will close temporarily for renovations, beginning Monday, October 5, for approximately 8-12 weeks.

During the closure, some of the library's collections will be available to be requested online and held at other locations, and the library's book returns will be operable. Classes and programs regularly held at George Latimer Central Library will take place at other neighborhood libraries during this time.

From Monday, September 14, through Sunday, September 27, library patrons will not have direct access to browse the nonfiction collection at George Latimer Central Library, but these items may be paged on site or requested online.

The renovations at George Latimer Central Library include enhancements to the public service and circulation areas, the addition of a new workforce and innovation center, and new spaces for meeting, studying, and instruction. The renovation project is funded by donations raised by The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library.

Renovation Concepts

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First Floor

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Circulation area concept

Second Floor

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Third Floor

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Third floor concept