Locations & Hours

The Garland Libraries are open.  All Libraries have reduced hours and 25% capacity.  Masks must be worn at all times and must cover the nose and mouth.  We ask that you wash your hands and make use of our many hand sanitizer stations throughout the Garland Libraries. Please visit our Holiday Closures page for our holiday schedule.

Central Library (625 Austin Street):
Monday and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday closed

South Garland Branch (4845 Broadway Blvd.):
Tuesday & Thursday 1 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

North Garland Branch (3845 N. Garland Ave.):
Tuesday & Thursday 1 to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

Walnut Creek Branch (3319 Edgewood Dr.):
Tuesday & Thursday 1 to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday & Monday closed

Senior hours (age 65+): Central Library, Tuesday 9 to 10 a.m.
                                         South Garland Branch, Thursday 12 to 1 p.m.

All libraries have seating plus tables and chairs.  Everything is spaced 6 feet apart and arranged for one user at a time.  Some furniture has been removed at each location to accommodate the distancing requirements.  Study rooms are not available.


Garland Library book drops are available 24/7.

  • All returned items will be quarantined for 5 days before being checked in.
  • We are not charging fines and will forgive any fines accrued as a result of our quarantine.  If the quarantine has affected your account or your ability to place holds please contact us at 972-205-2500 or email Lib-support.
  1. Central Library
  2. North Garland Branch
  3. South Garland Branch
  4. Walnut Creek Branch

Central Library
625 Austin Street (downtown Garland)
Garland, TX 75040

Information: 972-205-2500
Circulation: 972-205-2524
Reference Desk: 972-205-2501
Children’s Desk: 972-205-2516
Administration: 972-205-2543

For further information about the Central Library, please speak with staff at one of the numbers above or send an email.