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Denver library to partially reopen Tuesday

The Central Library on Broadway has been closed to the public for weeks while construction work has taken place.

DENVER — The Denver Central Library located on Broadway will partially reopen Tuesday to the public after a three-week closure. The closure was implemented while renovations took place on the first floor.

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A new, temporary public entrance will be on the west side of the building between 13th and 14th avenues on Acoma Plaza, which is across from the Denver Art Museum.

Limited public services will be available in the northern portion of the first floor. Those services include:

  • Borrower services
  • Holds pick up
  • Material retrieval
  • Children's Library
  • Western History & Genealogy and Reference services (research and archives)
  • Community Resources

The hours of operation will be 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Holds will remain available for pick up at the pickup window and curbside service point on 13th Avenue. Hours for the pickup window are noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Floors two through seven will remain closed to the public. Funding for the library's renovations is part of the Elevate Denver Bond, which voters passed in 2017.

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