West End

Open Today

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


Fully ADA Compliant

Bus Routes

27, 29, 31

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

Parking Options

  • Meter
  • Free
  • Bike

CLP – West End is the second Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh location to open to the city of Pittsburgh. This Library recently received historic designation from the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation and is credited with holding the first children’s storytime in Pittsburgh and possibly the country.

  • Public Computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Wireless Printing (small fee may apply)
  • Copier (small fee may apply)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Community Garden (seasonal)
  • Exterior Book Return


Latest From the Library

She Drowned in Moonlight, Strangled by Her Own Bra

Mon., Jan. 2
Over the course of her career, Carrie Fisher gave life to one of the most iconic women of science fiction, advocated for mental health awareness, wrote gloriously smart, funny books and inspired generations of girls and women to be unapologetically themselves, to take matters into their own hands and to stand up for justice regardless of the consequences.

Setting New Goals

Fri., Dec. 23
Traditionally at the end of the year/beginning of the new year I set new goals. Which means I take a look at what I've actually done throughout the previous year and decide on a (hopefully) new set of goals. Therein lies the problem for me: I'm hoping that I'm setting a new set of goals. Did I even accomplish my previous goals? This year, the answer is "Not really." But does it matter?

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