West End

Closed Today

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


  • Fully ADA compliant
  • Entrance and all floors accessible by elevator
  • One designated parking space in lot
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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.


Latest From the Library

Spring is here! How to put those CLP Seed Swap goodies to use

Sun., Mar. 22
So you made it to our annual Seed Swap, and now you’re practicing self-isolation and social distancing at home? What an amazing opportunity to put those seeds to use! Spring is officially upon us and now is the perfect time to get those early, cool season crops sown in your veggie bed. Peas, spinach, lettuces and beets love this time of year. So take a…

Remembering the West End

Fri., Mar. 23
In which a valiant Library Assistant explores a tiny room and creates the library's West End Historical Collection.

Staff Picks

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The Magic and Mythos of Maggie Stiefvater

Bloodthirsty water horses and immortal Welsh kings aren’t out of place in author Maggie Stiefvater’s books. Blend the mundane and the magical in these reads.