Burton Barr Central Library has four meeting rooms, which may be rented during normal library hours. Varying in capacity from 26 to 250 people, each room has multiple seating configurations.
The Pulliam Auditorium is located on the northeast side of the first floor. The most common seating configurations are: 250 for theater seating; 72 for classroom seating; and 119 for restaurant seating. There are 250 chairs, 24 rectangular tables, and 17 round tables available with rental of the room. The cost for renting the auditorium is $125 an hour with a minimum 4-hour rental.
The Lecture Room is located on the southwest side of the fourth floor and has several seating configurations: 49 for theater seating and 40 for classroom seating. There are 49 chairs and 10 rectangular tables available with rental of the room; each table seats four people. The cost for renting the Lecture Room is $30 an hour.
Two small meeting rooms are located on the northwest side of the first floor. Meeting Rooms A and B have two seating configurations: 26 for theater seating and 10 for classroom seating. Twenty-six chairs and 5 tables are available with rental of the room; each table seats 2 people. The cost for renting Meeting Room A or B is $10 an hour.
To inquire about the Pulliam Auditorium or Lecture Room space availability and reservation requirements, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact Library Administration at 602-262-6157. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.