Mt. Washington

Open Today

  • Sun. Closed
  • Mon.
  • Tues.
  • Wed.
  • Thurs.
  • Fri.
  • Sat.


Partially ADA Compliant

Will be fully compliant after 2018 renovation

Bus Routes

40, 43

All bus routes are subject to change. Please visit the Port Authority of Allegheny County for up-to-date schedules.

Parking Options

  • Free
  • Bike

CLP – Mt. Washington is located directly across from one of the scenic overlooks on Grandview Avenue. The Library opened in 1900 and was one of the first of the neighborhood-style libraries built by Andrew Carnegie.

  • Public Computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Wireless Printing (small fee may apply)
  • Copier (small fee may apply)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Courtyard or Outdoor Space
  • Exterior Book Return (for after hours returns)


Latest From the Library

Happy Star Wars Day from CLP!

Thu., May. 4
Celebrate Star Wars Day by having a retrospective of the films of Rian Johnson, the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Staff Picks

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Nerve: Are You a Watcher or Player?

There was a time when I’d watch any movie that I came across. I mean, have you seen all those posts I made about movies? The problem with watching so many movies is that they all tend to blur together into one giant cinematic casserole. I've tried to pare back the number of movies I watch so the good ones really stick out.  Which leads…
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I'll Take You There

We all have our own memories and we tend to reflect on those memories as we age.  How would you like to relive your life on the big screen of a movie theater?  This actually happens to Felix Funicello, the main character in Wally Lamb's I'll Take You There.  Felix is a film scholar that hosts a movie club on Monday nights in an historical…