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Palo Verde LibraryPalo Verde Library9 a.m. to 5 p.m.9 a.m. to 6 p.m.9 a.m. to 6 p.m.9 a.m. to 6 p.m.9 a.m. to 5 p.m.9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Closed<div class="ExternalClass6A885CF995664F709B07FA333A8F2092">4402 N. 51st Ave., 85031<br></div>palo-verde<div class="ExternalClass9ED79DB7199B4106804FE9426D83F66C"><p>​Sharing the Maryvale Community Complex with the Maryvale Community Center and Maryvale Pool, Palo Verde Library is helping west Phoenix residents engage in a "mind/body dialogue."</p><p>A variety of spaces are available for community meetings at the adjacent Maryvale Community Center. Call 602-262-5030 for more information.</p><h3>Awards</h3><p>2009 Honor Award, AIA/ALA National<br>2007 Honor Award, AIA National<br>2006 Merit Award, AIA Western Mountain Region<br>2006 WESTMARC Best of the West Award for Architectural Innovation<br>2006 Pride Award, IIDA International Interior Design Association - Southwest Chapter, Award of Merit (Public Facility)<br>Named one of 10 New Landmark Libraries by Library Journal in 2011​<br><br></p></div><div class="ExternalClassCBCAF3F4E727471785D4D67C3B4EF39D"><p>​Palo Verde Library is located on 51st Avenue north of Indian School Road. Visit <a href="https://www.valleymetro.org/" target="_blank">Valley Metro</a> for public transportation routes serving the library.<br></p></div><iframe title="Palo Verde Library" src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3327.0375694175214!2d-112.17194318440845!3d33.500399654054895!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x872b14c8afa8503f%3A0x62536be22e3b0b57!2sPalo%20Verde%20Library!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1600441390636!5m2!1sen!2sus" width="600" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0;" allowfullscreen="" aria-hidden="false" tabindex="0"></iframe><div class="ExternalClass674811FA428F4BAC9A31AC7A8AC046FE"><p>​<strong>Size</strong>: 16,000 sq. ft.<br><strong>Opened</strong>: January 2006<br><strong>Architect</strong>: Gould Evans + Wendell Burnette Architects</p><p><strong>City of Phoenix Council District</strong>: 5<br></p></div>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/locations/palo-verde

 

 

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Programs at Palo Verde LibraryPrograms at Palo Verde Library <i class="fas fa-calendar-alt"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=810<div class="ExternalClass78C6D05312D84AED8E4AFA7745885664"><p>​Browse all programs at Palo Verde Library.<br></p></div>https://calendar.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/calendar/paloverdeNew 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}"> <br><br></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}"> <br><br></span></h3></div><div><p><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">Monday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.<br></span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}">Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.<br>Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.<br>Thursday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.<br>Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.<br>Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.<br>Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.<br><br></span></p></div><p>Due to a high volume of calls and inquiries 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 are open. Book drops at all locations are available 24/7. <br></p><h2>Email Us<br></h2></div>
Hotspot Lending ProgramHotspot Lending Program<i class="fas fa-wifi"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/services/computers-internet/hotspot-lending-program​​WiFi Hotspots are now available for check out at Phoenix Public Library.<div class="ExternalClassEC79FDF6472D4557BC89231971126052"><p>​​WiFi Hotspots are now available for check out.</p><p>Learn more about checking out a hotspot:​</p><h3>Req​uirements</h3><ul><li>Borrowers must have a valid Phoenix Public Library account, and either a current government issued photo identification or proof of their current address must be presented at time of checkout.</li><li>The Phoenix Public Library account holder must be in good standing, including current address and contact information, fees not exceeding $25, and not in collections.</li><li>The Library account holder must be 18 years of age or older to checkout a hotspot on their card.</li><li>The Phoenix Public Library account holder must read, understand, and sign this agreement (with link to the waiver) at the time of each hotspot check out.</li><li>Hotspots cannot be reserved/held or renewed.</li><li>Hotspots are available for checkout only at the walk-up service desk.</li><li>Hotspots may only be checked out for three weeks at a time.</li><li>Maximum of 5 devices can connect to the hotspot at one time.</li><li>Hotspot and charging cord must be returned to the same location from where it was checked out.</li><li>Hotspots should not be returned in the book drop for any reason. Borrowers will be billed for resulting damage to the hotspot and charging cord and may be denied future hotspot checkout.</li><li>Customers will continue to receive overdue notices, if applicable. If the hotspot is not returned on the 36th day of being overdue. The customer will be charged for the device and any peripherals.</li><li>Hotspots will be disabled after the due date.</li></ul><h3>Replaceme​​​​nt Fees</h3><p>The borrower is responsible for costs associated with damage, loss, or non-return of the hotspot and charging cord. The borrower will be billed for the replacement fee of the hotspot or charging cord. Accounts billed for a hotspot that have not been returned may be submitted for collections and the account charged an additional $15.00 non-negotiable collection fee.</p><p>Hotspot : $90<br>Hotspot Charger: $20 </p></div>
Laptop Lending ProgramLaptop Lending Program<i class="fas fa-laptop"></i>https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/services/computers-internet/laptop-lending-programLaptops are now available for check out at Phoenix Public Library.<div class="ExternalClass5F1846CB195F4CB8BC5C8A2608BA0139"><div><table class="ms-formtable" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%" style="margin-top:8px;"><tbody><tr><td valign="top" class="ms-formbody" width="350px"><div><div><div class="ExternalClass4C80E015F40C4BA8A8E37860E10DD694"><h3><span data-contrast="auto" lang="EN-US">​​Laptops are now available for check out.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}"> Learn more about checking out a laptop​​:<span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}" style="font-size:1.15em;background-color:transparent;"> ​</span><br></span></h3><h3><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":259}">​<br></span></h3></div></div></div></td></tr></tbody></table></div><h2>​Requirements<br></h2><ul><li><p>​​Borrowers must have a valid Phoenix Public Library account, and either a current government issued photo identification or proof of their current address must be presented at time of checkout. </p></li><li><p>The Phoenix Public Library account holder must be in good standing, including current address and contact information, fees not exceeding $25, and not in collections. </p></li><li><p>The Library account holder must be 18 years of age or older to checkout a laptop on their card. </p></li><li><p>The Phoenix Public Library account holder must read, understand, and sign this agreement at the time of each laptop check out. </p></li><li><p>Laptops cannot be reserved/held or renewed. <br></p></li><li><p>Laptops may only be checked out for 3 weeks at a time. </p></li><li><p>Laptop and charging cord must be returned to the same location from where it was checked out. </p></li><li><p>Laptops should not be returned in the book drop for any reason. Borrowers will be billed for resulting damage to the laptop and charging cord and may be denied future laptop checkout. </p></li><li><p>Laptops will be restored to their original condition after every reboot; it is the responsibility of the user to save their files and information. </p></li><li><p>Laptops will be disabled and wiped after the due date.<br></p></li><li><p>​Customers will continue to receive overdue notices, if applicable. If the laptop is not returned on the 36th day of being overdue, a police report will be filed to initiate laptop recovery.​​<br></p></li></ul><h2>Replacement Fees<br>​<br></h2><p>​​The borrower is responsible for costs associated with damage, loss, or non-return of the laptop and charging cord. The borrower will be billed for the replacement fee of the laptop or charging cord. Accounts billed for a laptop that have not been returned may be submitted for collections and the account charged an additional $15.00 non-negotiable collection fee. </p><p>Laptop: $550 </p><p>Laptop Cord: $40​<br></p><br></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. <div class="ExternalClassDDEEA6AE220F44028CCEF2BFC4D56E9A"><p>Print any document or web page virtually from your Internet-connected device to a printer at one of the library locations below.</p><p>The Library offers both black-and-white or color printing and photocopying. Effective April 4, 2022, c​harges are as follows:</p><ul><li>Black-and-white - 20 cents per page (10 cents per page at South Mountain Community Library)</li><li>Color - 40 cents per page (50 cents per page at South Mountain Community Library)</li></ul><p>Print or copy jobs may be paid for with cash only and may be paid with one-dollar and five-dollar bills as well as coins. Prices vary due to contractual agreements with the leasing agencies involved.</p><p>Before visiting the library, 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>​​Mobile Printing is currently available at the following library locations.​</p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/burtonbarr" target="_blank"><strong>Burton Barr Central Library</strong></a> <br>1221 N. Central Ave., 85008 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/acacia" target="_blank"><strong>Acacia Li​brary</strong> </a> <br> 750 E. Townley Ave., 85020 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/agave" target="_blank"><strong>Agave Library</strong></a> <br>23550 N. 36th Ave, 85310 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/century" target="_blank"><strong>Century Library</strong></a> <br>1750 E. Highland Ave., 85016 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/cesarchavez" target="_blank"><strong>Cesar Chavez Library</strong></a> <br>3635 W. Baseline, Rd. 85339 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/cholla" target="_blank"><strong>Cholla Library</strong></a> <br> 10050 Metro Parkway E., 85051 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/desertbroom" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Broom Library</strong></a> <br>29710 N. Cave Creek Rd, 85331 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/desertsage" target="_blank"><strong>Desert Sage Library</strong></a> <br>7602 W. Encanto Blvd., 85035 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/harmon" target="_blank"><strong>Harmon Library</strong> </a> <br> 1325 S. 5th Ave., 85003 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/ironwood" target="_blank"><strong>Ironwood Library</strong></a> <br>4333 E. Chandler Blvd, 85048 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/juniper" target="_blank"><strong>Juniper Library</strong></a> <br> 1825 W. Union Hills Dr., 85027 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/mesquite" target="_blank"><strong>Mesquite Library</strong></a> <br>4525 E. Paradise Village Parkway N., 85032 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/ocotillo" target="_blank"><strong>Ocotillo Library & Workforce Literacy Center</strong></a> <br>102 W. Southern Ave., 85041 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.com/ppl/paloverde" target="_blank"><strong>Palo Verde Library</strong></a> <br>4402 N. 51st Ave. </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/saguaro" target="_blank"><strong>Saguaro Library</strong></a> <br>2808 N. 46th St., 85008 </p><p> <strong>​</strong><a href="https://www.printeron.com/ppl/southmountain" target="_blank"><strong>South Mountain Community Library</strong></a> <br>7050 S. 24th St,85042 </p><p> <a href="https://www.printeron.net/ppl/yucca" target="_blank"><strong>Yucca Library</strong></a> <br>5648 N. 15th Ave., 85015​​</p></div>