New Orleans Library -- Main Branch

219 Loyola Ave., New Orleans, LA 70112
504-529-2560 (phone)

Last updated 5 days ago


  • Rica Trigs - Chief Operating Officer
  • Shannon Aymami - Associate Director of Branch Services

Geographic Service Area

  • New Orleans

This resource also serves the following areas:

10am-6pm M-Th.
10am-5pm F & Sa.

Resource Details

Program Description

The Main Library, on the edge of New Orleans' downtown Civic Center, opened in December, 1958. The building, encompassing three main floors and two sub-basements, is NOPL's flagship location, providing the system's largest collection of popular and research sources. The building also houses NOPL's administrative offices, technical services, a technology center, and the YMCA's adult literacy program.