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Burton Barr Central Library


For all you bookworms out there, The Burton Barr Central Library is your go to five story playground! With over 500,000 books, 88 public computers, and free wifi, it’s the perfect setting to check off that “to-do” list.

This public library offers material for all ages! Giving you access to government documents, SAT test preparation, language learning tools, and even the latest teen fiction novels, there’s nothing that they don’t have! The entire one acre fifth floor is a designated, open space reading room; the perfect escape to getaway with your favorite paperback or for that late night study session!

Different from many other public libraries, the second floor of Burton Central Library offers what is called, College Depot. This area is dedicated to helping students further their education, giving them the opportunity to to make an appointment for anything school related. With so many all around family oriented programs at Burton Barr Central Library, take some time to check out everything this Phoenix landmark has to offer!



  1221 N Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85004


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  (602) 262-4636


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