Squirrel Hill


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Fully ADA Compliant

Bus Routes

61A, 61B, 61C, 61D, 64. 65. 74

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

Parking Options

  • Meter
  • Garage
  • Free
  • Bike

Conveniently located at the corner of Murray & Forbes, this location offers a modern, open space packed with popular reading materials, excellent programs and professional resources for businesses. This library is a central part of the neighborhood’s bustling business district.

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


Latest From the Library


The Power of Play

Mon., Dec. 5
Along with the other early learning activities--singing, writing, reading and talking, playing helps children build early literacy skills and is the foundation for school readiness.

Cause this is Thriller

Wed., Nov. 30
Today is the anniversary of the release of Michael Jackson's epic album Thriller. I wasn't alive when it came out, but I love it anyway. The album was incredibly successful and still remains the best selling album of all time.

Staff Picks

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Sweet Treats and Tasty Reads

Here are a few humorous children's books to tickle the funny bone and set your tummy to rumbling!
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The Highlander Next Door

Legend has it love is carried on the rising mists of Spellbound Falls, and not even time-traveling highlanders are immune to its magic…