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Agave LibraryAgave Library9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (Curbside Only) & 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM (In-Building Visits Only)Closed<div class="ExternalClass17B3ECC5F7B648B2A49D77EDF9CD5DF8">23550 N. 36th Ave, 85310​<br></div>In-Building Visits & Curbside Serviceagave<div class="ExternalClass2E0B5DEF8DC34410ACD87C40F8D1F62A"><p>​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.</p><p>A community meeting room seats 65.</p><h5>Public​​ Art</h5><p>"Parabiosis VII" by Kendall Buster, Sculptor. Commissioned by the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture.</p><h5>Awards</h5><p>Honor Award - Arizona Chapter of the American Institute of Architects<br>Named one of 10 New Landmark Libraries by Library Journal in 2011​<br></p><p><a href="/about/library-updates/restoration-in-building-visits">In-Building Visits​</a> and <a href="/services/curbside-service">Curbside​​ Service​</a> are available at this location.​<br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass2F3383B9FDFE4DB8AF6DA088054FCDD6"><p>​Agave Library is located on 36th Avenue north of Pinnacle Peak Road. Visit<a href="https://www.valleymetro.org/" target="_blank"> Valley Metro</a> for public transportation routes serving the library.​<br></p></div><iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3319.368607493529!2d-112.14206468440503!3d33.6994096436875!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x872b65e31d1ec5df%3A0x1a3b2c7091715f5e!2sAgave%20Library!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1600304159568!5m2!1sen!2sus" width="600" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0;" allowfullscreen="" aria-hidden="false" tabindex="0"></iframe><div class="ExternalClass8F4F4BAF81BE487CBA971ACC9091CC80"><p> <strong>Size</strong>: 25,000 square feet<br><strong>Opening</strong>: June 20, 2009<br><strong>Architect</strong>: will bruder + PARTNERS, LTD.​</p><p> <strong>City of Phoenix Council District</strong>: 1<br><br></p></div>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/locations/agave

 

 

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Make a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Agave LibraryMake a Reservation for an In-Building Visit at Agave Library<i class="fas fa-calendar-check"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=720https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032New Window
Ask UsAsk Us<i class="fad fa-question"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/services/ask-us<div class="ExternalClass05FA82D84C824C82A82CFB36E8DA67EC"><p>​We are unable to answer legal or medical questions, search microforms or research obituaries. If your question is beyond the scope of our resources, we will let you know.<br></p><div><h2><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Call Us</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span></h2></div><div><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">For immediate assistance please telephone the Call Center at (602) 262-4636.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span></p></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Call Center hours:</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> </span></h3></div><div><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Monday - Saturday</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> <br></span><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">8 a.m. to 6 p.m.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> ​</span></p></div><p>Due to a high volume of calls and inquiries in response to our newly launched Curbside Service, you may experience a temporary delay in our reply to your email. Thank you for your patience. One of our library staff will respond to you as soon as possible.</p><p>Check out our <a href="/services/faq" target="_blank">FAQs​</a> for currently-offered services and programs during Phoenix Public Library's closure.<br></p><p>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 Library) are available 24/7. Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time. Please check back frequently for updates.<br></p><h2>Email Us<br></h2></div>
Mobile PrintingMobile Printing<i class="fad fa-print"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/services/computers-internet/mobile-printingPrint any document or web page virtually from your Internet-connected device to a printer at a participating library location as part of our Curbside Pickup service. <div class="ExternalClass8D15FC451A4D4C92A9BA5A7368257EBF"><p>Print any document or web page virtually from your Internet-connected device to a printer at one of the library locations below as part of our Curbside Pickup service. There is no charge for printing and this service is available to both vehicle and walk-up customers.</p><p>Before visiting the library’s Curbside Service, access the link below, and follow the instructions provided. Allow for at least a 30 minute window before your print job will be available for pick-up.</p><p>Once you’ve arrived at the library’s Curbside Service, call the number posted with your e-mail address and a staff member will bring your completed print job to you.​</p><p><em>To reduce the spread of COVID-19, please wear a face covering and practice appropriate social distancing at all times.</em></p><p>​Mobile Printing is currently only available at the following library locations.​<br><br></p><div><h3><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/burtonbarr" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Burton Barr Central Library</span></span> </a></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">1221 N. Central Ave., 85008​<br><br></span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/acacia" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Acacia Library</span></span> <br></a><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">750 E. Townley Ave., 85020​<br><br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/agave" target="_blank">Agave Library</a><br>23550 N. 36th Ave, 85310​​<br><br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/century" target="_blank">Century Library</a><br>​1750 E. Highland Ave., 85016<br>​<br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/cesarchavez" target="_blank">Cesar Chavez Library​</a><br>3635 W. Baseline, Rd. 85339</span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"> </span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/cholla" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Cholla Library</span></span> <br></a><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">10050 Metro Parkway E., 85051</span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">​<br><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/desertbroom" target="_blank">Desert Broom Library</a><br>29710 N. Cave Creek Rd, 85331​<br> </span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/desertsage" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US" style="color:#0072c6;"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Desert Sage Library</span></span></a><span data-contrast="none" style="color:#0072c6;"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"> <br>7602 W. Encanto Blvd., 85035<br><br></span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/harmon" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Harmon Library</span></span> <br></a><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">1325 S. 5th Ave., 85003<br><br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/ironwood" target="_blank">Ironwood Library</a><br>4333 E. Chandler Blvd, 85048​​<br> </span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/juniper" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Juniper Library</span></span> <br></a><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">1825 W. Union Hills Dr., 85027<br><br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/mesquite" target="_blank">Mesquite Library​</a><br>4525 E. Paradise Village Parkway N., 85032​​<br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">​<br><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/ocotillo" target="_blank">Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center</a></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}">102 W. Southern Ave., 85041</span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"><span style="color:#0072c6;">​</span><br style="color:#0072c6;"><a href="https://www.printeron.com/ppl/paloverde" target="_blank">Palo Verde Library​</a><br>4402 N. 51st Ave.<br><br></span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink"><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/saguaro" target="_blank">Saguaro Library​</a></span></span> <br>2808 N. 46th St., 85008<br><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"> </span></h3></div><div><h3><span data-contrast="none"></span><a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/yucca" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US"><span data-ccp-charstyle="Hyperlink">Yucca Library</span></span></a><span data-contrast="none"></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559738":40,"335559739":0,"335559740":259}"> <br>5648 N. 15th Ave., 85015​</span></h3></div></div>
Phased Restoration of In-Building VisitsPhased Restoration of In-Building Visits<i class="fas fa-book-reader"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/about/library-updates/restoration-in-building-visitsLearn when and how your Phoenix Public Library location​ will be open to In-Building Visits.​<div class="ExternalClassD9DBB66A066240A8A224399A4D6FAD4D"><p>​Learn when and how your Phoenix Public Library location​ will be open to In-Building Visits.​ </p><p><em>Para leer esta información en españ​ol, use ​el botón "Translate" de arriba​ para traducir la pá​gina.</em><br></p><h3>Restoration of In-Building Visits will roll out in three separate library locations groupings on the dates below.​<br></h3><p></p><p>​All In-Building Visits will require face coverings and social distancing. <br></p><p></p><p><strong style="color:#ff0000;">Advance reservations</strong> can be made at select locations up to three (3) days prior below or through the Library's Call Center at 602-262-4636. <br></p><p><font style="color:#ff0000;"><strong>D</strong></font><strong style="color:#ff0000;">rop-in customers</strong> may request a reservation at the door as available. Each facility's occupancy allowance will have a designated number dedicated to accommodating drop-in customers.​​​<br></p><h1>About Making a Reservation<br></h1><p><br>To enter the building, customers MAY have an advance reservation or arrive for a drop-in 45-minute visit at 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. or 4:30 p.m.  Building entry is limited occupancy at this time.</p><p>Making an online reservation requires an email address. If you do not have an email address, you may make a drop-in visit (if available) at your library location.</p><p>Customers may make:</p><ul><li>1 advance reservation per day</li><li>Up to 4 advance reservations at one time for families or groups</li></ul><p>Groups larger than 4 individuals need to make arrangements with their library location by calling 602-262-4636.<br></p><p>Depending on availability, drop-in reservations are available up until 30 minutes past reservation start time.</p><p>If you fail to check in within 30 minutes of your expected arrival time, your advance reservation will be canceled.<br><br></p><h2>​Group 1 (Reserve now)</h2><ul><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12033" target="_blank">Burton Barr Central Library</a></strong><em><br></em></li><li>​<strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12032" target="_blank">Agave Library</a></strong><br></li><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12035" target="_blank">Cesar Chavez Library</a></strong><br></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12036" target="_blank">Cholla Library</a></strong><br></li><li><strong>​<a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12037" target="_blank">Desert Broom Library​</a></strong><br></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12040" target="_blank">Ironwood Library</a></strong><br></li><li><em></em><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12042" target="_blank">Mesquite Library</a></strong><br></li><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12044" target="_blank">Palo Verde Library​​​​</a></strong><br></li></ul><h2>​Group 2 (Reserve now)<br></h2><ul><li><em></em><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12038" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Sage</strong><strong> Library</strong></a></li><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12038" target="_blank"></a></strong><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12039" target="_blank">Harmon Library</a></strong></li><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12041" target="_blank">Juniper Library</a></strong><br></li><li><strong><a href="https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/spaces?lid=12045">Saguaro Library​</a></strong><br></li></ul><h2>Group 3 (Monday, May 17)<br></h2><p></p><ul><li><strong>Acacia Library​</strong><br></li><li><strong>Century Library</strong><br></li><li><strong>Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Cente</strong>r<br></li><li><em></em><strong>Yucca Library</strong></li></ul><h1>About In-Building Visits <br></h1><div><br></div><div><strong>Monday through Saturday<br><br></strong></div><div><strong>9:30 a.m. to noon:</strong> <a href="/services/curbside-service">Curbside Service</a>​<br><br></div><div><strong>12:30 to 5:30 p.m.: </strong>In-Building Visits<br><br></div><div>​<div>Updated May 3, 2021​​<br></div></div><p><br></p></div>