Woodlawn Branch Library

5709 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35212

205-595-2001

About

The Woodlawn Branch Library had its beginning in 1904 when a group of club women bought a few books and started a library at the home of Mrs. J. B. Gibson. On February 27, 1905, the library was moved to the business area and opened to the public. It was presented to the city of Woodlawn on March 7, 1905 by the club women. Woodlawn became a part of Birmingham in 1910. In 1911 the library was presented to the City of Birmingham to become the first branch library in the city system.

Library Hours

Monday - Tuesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM 

Wednesday 1:00PM - 6:00PM

Thursday - Friday 9:00AM - 6:00PM 

Saturday - Sunday CLOSED

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