Six Libraries to Close Temporarily in August for AC Repairs

August 05, 2019  
shelves filled with books at jacksonville public library

Customers Can Pick Up Holds at Nearby Branches; Use Digital Library 24/7

In order to perform necessary maintenance and repairs on its air conditioning systems, Jacksonville Public Library will be suspending service temporarily at six libraries in August. Depending on the extent of repairs, affected library branches expect to be closed from three days to a week. See the table below for important information about holds.

Book drops at each of the libraries will remain closed throughout the duration of repairs. However, customers may return materials to any library location.

Schedule for AC Repairs:

Branch Address Closing Date Planned Reopening Date Holds Pickup Address (or extension)
​South Mandarin Branch Library 12125 San Jose Blvd. Aug. 5 Aug. 8 Holds extended for one week
Brown Eastside Branch Library 1390 Harrison St. Aug. 5 Aug. 9 Holds extended for one week
Dallas Graham Branch Library 2304 Myrtle Ave. N. Aug. 5 Aug. 13 Bradham and Brooks Branch Library, 1755 Edgewood Ave. W
Highlands Regional Library 1826 Dunn Ave. Aug. 12 Aug. 15 Holds extended for one week
Westbrook Branch Library 2809 Commonwealth Ave. Aug. 19 Aug. 21 Holds extended for one week
Bill Brinton Murray Hill Branch Library 918 Edgewood Ave. S. Aug. 19 Aug. 24 Willowbranch Branch Library
2875 Park St.

The Jacksonville Public Library regrets the inconvenience, and encourages customers to take advantage of the library’s online resources for e-books, audiobooks and more, and to visit any of the other open library locations throughout the city.

Look for updates about the closures and reopenings on the library’s website at and on Facebook.