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Saturday, May 25 and Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday.

Attention Central Library Patrons

Due to street construction near the 8th St. entrance, please enter the building from Wisconsin Ave. or Wells St. Full street access is available on 9th St. headed North & South. Parking is limited on Wisconsin Ave.

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Mitchell Street

Mitchell Street

The Mitchell Street Branch is the largest of Milwaukee Public Library’s branch libraries. The branch is part of an historic restoration and redevelopment of the five-story Hill’s Building which was once home to a department store of the same name. This mixed-use facility also includes sixty apartment units, eight of which are townhouse units that are located in the rear of the building.

Mitchell Street Branch Features

23,000 square feet spread across three floors | Flexible open spaces | Expansive windows | Increased access to computers and technology | Modern, large community room | Designated spaces and collections for Adults, Children and Teens | High-tech makerspace | Cozy reading area with fireplace | Weekly programming for all ages, including bilingual Spanish/English programs | Express check-out stations with self-check | Free surface parking for library customers | Laptops for check out and use in the library and computer and job training classes in English and Spanish | High speed internet access and free Wi-Fi.


Upcoming Events at Mitchell Street

May 28
Drop-In Tutoring for Adults
3:00 PM

Need help with*...  Preparing for a school or work-related exam? …

May 28
Teacher in the Library
3:30 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…

May 29
Drop-In Job Help!
2:00 PM

Need help getting a job online? A job trainer specialist…

May 29
Teacher in the Library
3:30 PM

Teachers are available after school at selected libraries to assist…