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Service Alert

The West End Library will be closed from Friday, Sept. 22 - Friday, Sept. 29 to allow for necessary electrical work to replace lighting throughout the library.

Learn More About the Closure

The Chevy Chase Library is closed today, Thursday, Sept. 28 due to a facilities issue.

Find the latest news and updates from the library. If you are a reporter working on a news story, please contact the library's public information officer, George Williams via email at or by phone at (202) 727-1184.

Cookbooks Around the World

A few beautiful cookbooks from around the world that highlight the history, creativity, and culture of these inimitable and wonderful food traditions.

MLK 50 Giveaways

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library with giveaways all year long! Each month features a special limited edition gift.