Takoma Park Library

Takoma Park Library

Closing for a refresh

Takoma Park Library will close for 4 months for interior improvements. The last day of service will be Saturday, June 22. The last day to place holds on items to pick up at Takoma Park Library will be Wednesday, June 12. 


If you are still waiting for an outstanding hold after June 22, the pickup location for that item will be changed to Shepherd Park Library. If you prefer to pick up the item at another location, you may login to your Library account and select a new location. To login, click on the orange “my account” button in the upper right hand corner of the Library’s website.

As a courtesy, items checked out from Takoma Park Library that are due between June 15 and June 30 will have their due date extended to July 1. Items may be returned to any DC Public Library location. The exterior book drop at Takoma Park Library will remain open throughout the refresh.

Updates include:
  • Renovation of lower level
  • Flooring replacement
  • New heating and cooling systems
  • Electrical upgrades
  • New computers
The nearest DC Public Library to Takoma Park is Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library located at 7420 Georgia Ave. NW.