Downtown Library to Close for New Carpeting


The Downtown Library, 300 Park Avenue, will be closed to the public, March 31 – April 27, 2014 for new carpet installation. All carpeting throughout the 114,130 square foot facility will be replaced. The library will reopen to the public Monday, April 28 at 9:00 a.m. Downtown Library customers are encouraged to use any of the other 18 Metropolitan Library System locations in Oklahoma County. Customers can always visit their 24/7 online library,, to download eBooks, audiobooks and music, stream documentaries, or start learning a language online and more.

The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County includes 14 libraries and five extension libraries. Libraries include Almonte, Belle Isle, Capitol Hill, Patience S. Latting Northwest, Ralph Ellison, Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library, and Southern Oaks in Oklahoma City, as well as Bethany, Choctaw, Del City, Edmond, Midwest City, Village and Warr Acres. Extensions are located in the communities of Harrah, Jones, Luther and Nicoma Park and include Wright Library in Oklahoma City. You can also reach us at