Clifton Branch

Clifton Branch side view

The site for the Clifton Branch located on the corner of 20th and Wolfe Streets was donated by Frank and Florence Novak in 1914.  The branch was later erected in 1916 with funds given by Andrew Carnegie.

Upcoming Events at Clifton Branch

  • Sat, Mar 17, 10:00 a.m.
    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Clifton Branch.
  • Wed, Mar 21, 10:30 a.m.
    Learn a new skill using Gale Courses for free through the library's website. Have a librarian guide you…
  • Thu, Mar 22, 5:00 p.m.
    Come watch and and talk about your favorites. What types of stories and characters do you like?
  • Sat, Mar 24, 3:00 p.m.
    Learn the basics of Microsoft Word. Registration required. Call 410-396-0984 to register.

Features and Services

  • Public computers with Internet access
  • A computer with children's program for fun and learning
  • Variety of programs for children and teens
  • Variety of manga and graphic novels available
  • Computer printers - 5 free prints per day
  • On-street parking and nearby garage
  • Steps to Applying for a Job Online
    Here's a quick and easy guide to get you started.


New Hours appear in red.
Mon:10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tue:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thu:10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Fri:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Holiday closings schedule


2001 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21213

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