Masks Required at Washoe County Libraries in response to COVID-19
In accordance with current CDC recommendations and State of Nevada directives, all visitors ages 2 and up are required to wear masks inside all Washoe County Library locations.

 

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Meeting Rooms

The Northwest, North Valleys, Sierra View, and Sparks libraries' meeting rooms are currently unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Washoe County Library System offers meeting rooms at most larger libraries, available for use by government agencies, community groups, and individuals. All potential meeting room users should review and be familiar with all applicable library policies, including the Meeting Room Policy and the Unattended Children PolicyIn accordance with current CDC recommendations and State of Nevada directives, all visitors ages 2 and up are required to wear masks inside all Washoe County Library locations. 

The following table shows meeting room spaces available to the public and the equipment and resources at each library. To reserve a meeting room, click a “Reserve Now” link in the table, or click here to view all our reservable spaces. To learn more about reserving a room, you can watch this short video.

Occupancy rates are strictly enforced by the fire marshall. Depending on additional equipment brought into the room, these rates may be reduced to ensure the safe evacuation of the room in the event of an emergency.

In addition to the amenities listed below, the Sparks Library offers assisted listening devices in its meeting room and the Downtown Reno Library auditorium features a Steinway grand piano.

Study rooms for small groups are available at the Northwest Reno Library (2), South Valleys Library (1), and Spanish Springs Library (3). These rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 


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Downtown Reno

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Incline Village

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South Valleys

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Spanish Springs

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TELEPHONE (775) 327-8300 832-4130 851-5190 424-1800
MEETING ROOMS 1 (Auditorium) 1 2 2
MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY 106 60 64, 42 (106), 8 76, 49 (125), 6, 6, 6
CHAIRS 106* 68 88 90
TABLES 7 12 24 12
PA SYSTEM Yes Yes Yes Yes
TV/DVD No Yes Yes Yes
3D TV/BLU-RAY No Yes No Yes
LCD PROJECTOR Yes No Yes Yes
LARGE FLAT- SCREEN TV No Yes Yes Yes
APPLE TV Yes Yes Yes Yes
CHROMECAST No No Yes No
OVERHEAD PROJECTOR No No No Yes
PROJECTOR SCREEN Yes Yes Yes Yes
COFFEE POT No Yes Yes No
EASEL/ FLIPCHART No Yes Yes Yes
WHITE BOARD Yes Yes Yes Yes
REFRESHMENTS ALLOWED Yes Yes Yes Yes
PODIUM Yes Yes Yes Yes
TOLL CALLING No No No No
WI-FI Yes Yes Yes Yes
AFTER-HOURS ACCESS No Yes Yes Yes
LIBRARY

Downtown Reno

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Incline Village

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South Valleys

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Spanish Springs

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 * Note: The Downtown Reno Library auditorium features fixed, theater-style seating.

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