DC Public Library


DC Public Library

The District of Columbia Public Library is a vibrant center of activity for residents and visitors in the nation's capital. The library provides environments that invite reading, learning and community discussion and equips people to learn all their lives, to embrace diversity and to build a thriving city. We are proud to be a recognized force in the community for engaging the mind, expanding opportunities and elevating the quality of life.

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Library Express

Library Express is part of the interim services during the renovation of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.

Located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood, Library Express houses the Adult Literacy Resource Center and the Center for Accessibility, and also has a small browsing collection and computers for public use. Because of the unique nature of the services offered at Library Express, there are opportunities for volunteers with specialized skills.

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