(TUCSON, Ariz.) – Beginning June 3, the Martha Cooper Library, at 1377 N. Catalina Avenue, will be temporarily closed for renovations. The library is expected to reopen on Monday, June 20.
The Martha Cooper Library is not currently available online as an option for reserve pick up, interlibrary loan (ILL), or Suggest a Purchase. It will become available again once the library reopens on June 20. In addition, the return book drop at the library will be closed throughout the renovation process.
Renovations to be completed during the closure include upgrades to service desk, installation of new computers in both children’s and computer common areas, construction of an interior book drop, and modifications to computer desks and job help station.
During the closure, patrons are encouraged to visit nearby libraries:
- Murphy-Wilmot Library at 530 N. Wilmot Road, 520.594.5420
- Himmel Park Library at 1035 N. Treat Avenue 520.594.5305
- Eckstrom-Columbus Library at 4350 E. 22nd Street, 520.594.5285
Founded in 2006 by Martha Cooper, the former president and founder of the Garden District Neighborhood Association, the library served more than 150,000 patrons in fiscal year 2014-2015. In total, more than 5.6 million people visited the 27 branches of the Pima County Public Library.
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