Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library

Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library


MONDAY10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
TUESDAY10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
WEDNESDAY10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
THURSDAY10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
FRIDAY10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SATURDAY10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


3030 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111

(901) 415-2700

More Phone Numbers:
Business/Sciences: (901) 415-2734
Children's: (901) 415-2739
Circulation: (901) 415-2702
CLOUD901: (901) 415-2760
History: (901) 415-2742
Humanities: (901) 415-2726
Administrative Offices: (901) 415-2749
Interlibrary Loan: (901) 415-2705
JobLINC: (901) 415-2787
LINC/2-1-1: (901) 415-2790 or 2-1-1
Second Editions Bookstore: (901) 415-2836
WYPL TV 18: (901) 415-2752
WYPL Radio FM 89.3: (901) 415-2752

CLOUD901 Teen Learning Lab
Copy Machine
Discover-Read Early Literacy Center
Meeting Room
Memphis Room (Archives)
Nonprofit Resource Center
Personal Finance Center
Public Computers
Second Editions Book Store
Volunteer Leadership Conference 2023

The Start Here Volunteer Leadership Conference is designed to engage and educate nonprofit professionals and civic leaders on ways to develop their organization’s volunteer program....

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Comic Con 2023

Check out one of the biggest events so far at that the library! We want to thank everyone who helped make this event as great...

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Bookstock 2023 Was a Blast!

Bookstock 2023 was a blast! Many thanks to the Friends of the Library and Memphis Library Foundation’s sponsorship and support. Big shoutout to all of the...

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Dig Memphis Archives

See how the "Library of Tomorrow" came to be and explore the public art installations in the Benjamin L. Hooks Library History Collection.