Juneteenth Closure/Downtown Reno Library Elevator News
All libraries will be closed Wednesday, June 19, for the Juneteenth holiday. Due to ongoing construction, the elevator at the Downtown Reno Library is currently not in service. Computers and restrooms are available on the main level for patrons who are unable to use the stairs, and staff can assist with retrieving materials from other levels.

 

 

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