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Service Alert

The Bellevue/William O. Lockridge Library is closed temporarily through Tuesday, June 18 for major repairs to the HVAC system. The book drop will be locked. Due dates and hold expiration dates will be extended. 

Arthur Capper TechExpress is closed for critical repairs to the HVAC system. The Department of General Services has completed their assessment, identified the issue and ordered the necessary parts. Once the parts arrive, they will require two days to complete the repairs. Based on this timeline, the earliest that TechExpress will open is Monday, June 24. The Book Return will remain locked. Hold expiration dates and item due dates for items on hold or checked out from this location will be extended.

The DC Public Library Jail branch serves residents at the DC Central Detention Facility and Correctional Treatment Facility. This location primarily provides books services, but also offers programs both in-person and via educational tablets as well as library cards upon release.

Full bookshelves in the DC Jail Library


D St. SE
Washington, DC 20003
United States

Nearby Locations


Sunday: Closed
Monday: 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Saturday: Closed

Services available


Branch Manager
Jean Badalamenti
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