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Northwest Reno Library

Monday-Tuesday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday-Friday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

2325 Robb Drive, Reno, NV 89523 – 775.787-4100
FAX: 775.747-7845

From its location high on the south slope of Peavine Mountain, Northwest Reno Library boasts beautiful views of the mountains to the south, east, and west. Opened in June 1999, the award-winning, 30,000-square-foot library offers a broad collection of resources, computer technology, and multi-generational programs to enhance personal enrichment and to support lifelong learning.

This library's growing collection, approximately 95,000 items in a variety of formats, includes the Shia Szrut Holocaust Studies Memorial Collection, which contains literature on the Holocaust of World War II for teachers, students, and the public.

Public computers are available for internet access, research, and word processing tasks. Wireless internet access is also available.

Programs ranging from Toddler Time, Preschool Story Time, and Family Fun Nights for children and parents, to adult book discussions and the nationally known "Lifescapes: Senior Writing Program" are available for free throughout the year.

Other special features:

  • Northwest Reno Library Art Gallery hosts international, regional, and local artists
  • Large and small meeting and study rooms for community use 

 A helpful and friendly staff bids you welcome to the Northwest Reno Library! 

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RomanceBookCloud

Always-available ebooks in all romance genres

Digital Magazines

Instant access to your favorite magazines, now with thousands of new titles

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

The New York Times

Complimentary digital access to The New York Times

AudioBookCloud

A collection of always-available audiobooks for all ages

TechBoomers

Learn popular technology, apps, and websites with a senior focus

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Detailed, user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines

NoveList Plus

Reading recommendations, series information, and more tools for readers

Mango

Learn one of 70 languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, and even Pirate

Lynda.com

Creative, business, and technology courses for in-depth learning

Computer Skills Center

Video courses to learn popular software and computer basics

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

TumbleMath K-6

Animated, narrated math stories and other elementary school math resources

TumbleBook Library

A collection of talking, animated picture books and ebooks for kids

TeenBookCloud

Ebooks, graphic novels, and more for teens and tweens

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

Brainfuse HelpNow

Live homework help, writing lab, test prep, and other student resources

Explora

Research resources and tools for students and teachers