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Memorial Branch Library to Undergo Renovations

Contact-Free Pickup and outdoor Wi-Fi access will continue with adjusted hours

SAN ANTONIO (March 2, 2021) — The Memorial Branch Library will be undergoing renovations as part of the City of San Antonio's 2017-2022 Bond Program. Renovations will begin March 2, 2021. Contact-Free Pickup service for holds and outdoor Wi-Fi access at Memorial Branch Library will continue with adjusted hours. Book drops will remain open for the duration of the project. Computer appointments will not be available during this time.

Please note, services are subject to change based on local health guidance. Call 210-207-9140 for more information or visit  


Improvements to Memorial Branch Library: 


  • New lobby and entrance
  • Major enhancement to Children's Area
  • Creation of a dedicated Teen Center
  • Upgrades to Community Meeting Room
  • Updated furniture and equipment
  • Much more!


During these renovations, Contact-Free Pickup service and outdoor Wi-Fi access will be available at the following times: 


  • Tuesday 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


For more information on this and all the other Library projects that are part of the City of San Antonio's 2017-2022 Bond Program, visit 


Library staff are available Monday - Saturday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at 210-207-2500, or by chat at 




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