Northeast Library

Northeast Library

330 7th Street NE


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Renovation of the Northeast Neighborhood Library was completed in 2014. The Georgian Revival style building, which first opened in 1932, provides state-of-the-art library services, while retaining the building's historic character. 

Services and Features

2014 Interior Renovations
  • Restoration of original woodwork
  • New plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems
  • Improved lighting
  • Increased space for library programs
  • Larger meeting room
  • Quiet study rooms
  • New restrooms
  • New elevator
  • Roof repairs
  • New flooring
  • New and restored furnishings and fixtures
2010 Exterior Renovations
  • Window restoration
  • Masonry repointing and cleaning
  • Repairs to the black ornamental fence
  • Extensive landscape improvements
  • Outdoor reading room/patio with seating
  • New signage

Awards and Certifications

  • LEED Silver Certification from the US Green Building Council 2015
  • AIA DC Chapter, Award of Merit, Historic Preservation 2015
  • District of Columbia, Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation 2015
Whiting-Turner Construction with Bell Architects and Vines Architecture served as the design/builder team.

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