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Agave Library

23550 N. 36th Ave, 85310

All Phoenix Public Library locations, with the exception of South Mountain Community Library, are offering Curbside Service. Book drops at all locations (with the exception of South Mountain Community Libraryare available 24/7. Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time. Please check back frequently for updates.

Curbside Service is available at this location:

Monday through Saturday
8 a.m. to noon
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
4 to 6 p.m.


Agave Library is located on 36th Avenue north of Pinnacle Peak Road. Visit Valley Metro for public transportation routes serving the library.

Free Public Wi-Fi

The City of Phoenix offers reliable outdoor internet access through expanded Wi-Fi coverage at various facilities, including Agave Library. Learn more.

Building Facts

Size: 25,000 square feet
Opening: June 20, 2009
Architect: will bruder + PARTNERS, LTD.

City of Phoenix Council District:  1

​About Agave Library

Agave Library is a pavilion of masonry, metal and glass set in natural desert landscaping. A tower contains the children's story room and marks the location from Pinnacle Peak Road. The polished concrete floors, inlaid area rugs, colorfully upholstered furniture and sky-lit exposed wood truss ceiling suggest a traditional Arizona "great" room. 

A community meeting room seats 65.

Public Art

"Parabiosis VII" by Kendall Buster, Sculptor. Commissioned by the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture.


Honor Award - Arizona Chapter of the American Institute of Architects

Named one of 10 New Landmark Libraries by Library Journal in 2011

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For immediate assistance please telephone the Call Center at (602) 262-4636 during our business hours.

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