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Durham County Library’s Main Library to Reopen, Today, July 28 at 9:30 a.m., Following a Brief Closure due to HVAC Issues

Durham, NC — Durham County Library is pleased to announce the reopening of Main Library, located at 300 N. Roxboro Street, today, July 28 at 9:30 a.m. following a brief closure due to unexpected HVAC issues.
“We were very disappointed to have to close Main Library so quickly following our grand reopening on July 20,” said Tammy Baggett-Best, Library Director, “but are thankful for our county General Services team who worked so quickly to correct the issue. We look forward to welcoming everyone back today.”

The previously announced, expanded hours for all Durham County Library locations are as follows:

The hours for Main Library, East, North, South, and Southwest Regional Libraries, and Stanford L. Warren Branch Library are:
Monday–Wednesday 9:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
Thursday–Saturday 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

The hours for Bragtown Branch Library are:
Monday 1–8 p.m.
Tuesday–Friday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

All locations are currently closed on Sundays.

Durham County Library encourages discovery, connects the community, and leads in literacy. As a department of Durham County Government, the library furthers Goal 1 of the county’s Strategic Plan by enhancing cultural, educational, and creative opportunities. For more information about the library, visit


Stephanie Bonestell

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