Central Library

Central Library

512-974-7400
Sunday 12 PM - 6 PM
Monday - Thursday 10 AM - 9 PM
Friday - Saturday 10 AM - 6 PM
The Austin Central Library provides access to digital information, technology and community resources as well as traditional books. Located in the Seaholm EcoDistrict, a vibrant hub of residential, office and community gathering spaces that reflect Austin’s spirit of originality and soul, the Central Library serves as the backbone of the Austin Public Library system. 

Mobile printing is available at the Central Library. Please visit printeron.net/apl/central_library for more information and to submit a job.

Mobile Printing - Central Library

The Central Library features two levels of underground parking with 140 public parking spaces. The entrance is on West Avenue. The parking garage is open and enforced 24/7. Parking is not validated.

Parking Rates 

  • $0.00 0 up to 30 minutes
  • $3.00 31 minutes up to 1 hour
  • $5.00 Over 1 hour up to 2 hours
  • $7.00 Over 2 hours up to 7 hours
  • $9.00 Over 7 hours up to 10 hours
  • $15.00 Over 10 hours up to 12 hours
  • $30.00 over 12 hours