At the library you can find books, study in a quiet area, use a library computer or bring your laptop, or rent a room for a meeting. A library card from an Allegheny County public library is required to check out materials, use library computers and use some online library resources. Here is a guide to some of the things to know about the library:
Get or Renew Your Library Card
If you want to get a card or need help with your current card.
My Library Account
Your online library account is located on the online Catalog website. Titled "My Account," it allows you to request and renew materials and gives you access to other borrowing functions.
Finding & Borrowing Materials
Use the online Catalog and other resources to find what you're looking for. Find out how to get access to and use library materials and resources.
Wireless Internet and computers with Internet access are available at the library.
Schedule a meeting at the library. Room rentals are available.
Computers and Study Areas
The library has computers with access to the Internet. Library computers have Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010. Wifi is available and there is a printer for public use. The library has many areas to study and use laptops. There are three study rooms which may be reserved.
Find out about library policies.