Squirrel Hill

Closed Today

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

Accessibility

  • Fully ADA compliant
  • Three accessible entrances
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Designated parking in lot and on street
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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.

Latest From the Library

Inspiration And Play Are Still Essential For Children

Thu., Jul. 9
It’s the summer of 2020. You are navigating a pandemic. You may also be part of action or dialogue around systemic racism and police brutality in America. And, each day, your children are (still) approaching milestones in their development. Whether you're thinking about resilience, change-making or conquering more concrete goals, like a child's fear of lightning - inspiration and play are essential ingredients. As young children play, they have…

COVID-19: Quick Resources for Caregivers and Mentors of Teens

Thu., May. 14
One time, at least five teens and I were all playing solitaire -- alone, together -- on the floor of the Library. It was spontaneous, solitary (of course), yet unifying. It felt like a lesson in mentoring then, and even more-so now. On that day and any typical day as a Children’s and Teen Librarian, I would think about teen brain development as part of…

Staff Picks

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Here to Help: Tree of Life * Or L'Simcha, Dor Hadash and New Light Tragedy

As we remember the tragic events of October 27, 2018, we continue to believe that sharing books with a focus on kindness and tolerance is one small way to help ourselves and others cope. For that reason, we’re sharing again the recommendations we offered at the time. Reading about the resolution of minor differences or simple acts of generosity and caring may not feel like…