New Mount Pleasant Library

New Mount Pleasant Library

Mount Pleasant ExteriorThe renovated and expanded Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library, located at 3160 16th Street NW, is now open.

The new library features:
 

  • Welcoming spaces and comfortable seating
  • Expanded children's space with a large story time room
  • Dedicated Teen Space with Mac computers
  • Meeting room for 100 people
  • Two conference rooms for 12-16 people
  • Three quiet study rooms
  • 50,000 books, DVDs and other library materials
  • 40 computers plus laptops available for customer use in the library
  • Free WiFi
  • Many environmentally-friendly design elements
New Circulation AreaNew chldren's roomNew Adult Reading Room

 

Building Design Awards
The Mount Pleasant Library has received the following awards for design excellence:
  • DC Chapter of the American Institute of Architects Honor Award, Unbuilt Category 2009
  • American Institute of Architects DC Chapter, Merit Award for Historic Resources, 2013
In addition, the Library is seeking LEED Certification for environmentally-friendly design.