Squirrel Hill

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Fully ADA Compliant

Bus Routes

61A, 61B, 61C, 61D, 64. 65. 74

All bus routes are subject to change. Please visit the Port Authority of Allegheny County for up-to-date schedules.

Parking Options

  • Meter
  • Garage
  • Free
  • Bike

Conveniently located at the corner of Murray & Forbes, this location offers a modern, open space packed with popular reading materials, excellent programs and professional resources for businesses. This library is a central part of the neighborhood’s bustling business district.

  • Public Computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Copier (small fee may apply)
  • Wireless Printing (small fee may apply)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Courtyard or Outdoor Space
  • Community Garden (seasonal)
  • Art Gallery
  • Exterior Book Return (for after hours returns)


Latest From the Library

All Hands on Tech: Using Technology to Get Your Child Ready to Read

Mon., Mar. 27
There are so many wonderful resources available for children and caregivers to use together to work on those five early learning practices—reading, writing, singing, talking and playing. It’s never too early or too late to help your child start developing these skills.

A Roller Coaster Ride with Cat Marnell

Thu., Mar. 16
While looking for books to read on Goodreads, I saw the cover for Cat Marnell's memoir, How To Murder Your Life. I had never heard of Marnell before reading her book. This is hands down one of the craziest yet interesting books that I've ever read. Half of the time that I was reading this I had to keep reminding myself that this is non-fiction because it reads like fiction.

Staff Picks

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Newbery Also-Rans

The highlight of the year for children's fiction is the announcement of the Newbery Medal award and honor books early on a cold (usually) January morning. Speculation runs high prior to the announcement, with many titles under consideration by the Newbery committee. Here are a few also-rans from 2016, titles which were mentioned in numerous mock-Newbery blogs and sites. They didn't win the medal or…
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Shapeshift Into Romance

Explore the world of paranormal romance in these thrilling shapeshifter novels.