exterior of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Knoxville

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Fully ADA Compliant

Bus Routes

51, 54

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

Parking Options

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  • Bike
families reading in CLP - Knoxville

This friendly, modern space serves more than eight of the 11 neighborhoods, including Mt. Oliver Borough, that make up the Hilltop community.

  • Public Computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Wireless Printing – small fee may apply (more info)
  • Copier – small fee may apply
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Courtyard or Outdoor Space
  • Exterior Book Return (for after hours returns)
  • Guided Group Visits (by appointment)
  • Summer Meals for Youth: weekdays June 13 – August 18 (more info)


Staff Picks

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Pittsburgh's Black History in Baseball

Here we are, in the deepest part of winter. To my mind, that means it’s the perfect time to imagine that it’s a warm, sunny spring day, and I’m sitting in the bleachers watching America’s favorite pastime. With Black History month on our doorstep, I’m especially happy to have found a great book that not only put me at the ballfield, but also took me…
Bethany Staff Image

Love Letters to the Dead

“I know I wrote letters to people with no address on this earth, I know that you are dead. But I hear you. I hear all of you. We were here. Our lives matter.” There is an inherent beauty attached to the lost art of letter-writing—the vulnerability of carefully choosing and assembling the right words to be written in a script that is uniquely your…