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

  • Tue, Jul 26, 2:00 p.m.
    Time to read a great book or listen to one of Mrs. Burdnell's favorite stories.
  • Fri, Jul 29, 2:00 p.m.
    Fun and simple creative items to make and take home.
  • Fri, Aug 12, 1:00 p.m.
    Join us to celebrate Summer Reading completion, with details of the 100th birthday of the Clifton Branch…
  • Fri, Oct 7, 3:30 p.m.
    To commemorate Winnie-the-Pooh during the Imagination Celebration, create Bee-utiful crafts.

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.


Mon:1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tue:1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed:1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Holiday closings schedule

Visit Us

Clifton Branch
2001 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21213

Contact Us

  • 410-396-0984
  • 410-396-0985 (fax)