New Southwest Library Nearing Completion

Southwest Library

New Southwest Library Nearing Completion

Construction of the new Southwest Library, at 900 Wesley Place, is nearing completion and will open in Spring 2021. The modern design blends seamlessly with the mid-century modern architecture for which the neighborhood is known. The building will feature:
 
  • Environmentally sustainable design with solar panels and a green roof
  • Expanded spaces for children, teens and adults
  • Lots of natural light
  • A variety of seating options 
  • Meeting room for 100+ people
  • 3 conference rooms for 12 - 20 people
  • 4 study rooms for 1- 4 people
  • Innovation Lab with the latest technology
  • Outdoor porch
Follow our progress and learn more about the project at dclibrary.org/newsouthwestlibrary.