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

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.

The New Edition Story

Thu., Mar. 2
Late last month, BET aired a 3 part miniseries about R&B super group, New Edition. The miniseries is called The New Edition Story. It aired over 3 nights and I was captivated each and every night. With each part, the miniseries got better and better. The miniseries follows the group during their humble beginnings in the Orchard Park section of Boston. The group was originally…

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.