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Waverly

Pratt locations are open at 50% capacity with COVID-19 safety procedures in place. Learn more.

Open now; Closing at 5:00 PM

400 E. 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

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Public Transportation

Bus

22, 52, Red, Silver, Purple

For more public transportation information, visit the Maryland Transit Administration.

Day Opens   Closes
Monday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM 5:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM 8:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED
Holiday Closing Schedule
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Holidays & Early Closings

All Pratt Library locations will be closed on the following days:

Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 18, 2021
Presidents’ Day Monday, February 15, 2021
Good Friday Friday, April 2, 2021
Memorial Day Monday, May 31, 2021
Juneteenth Friday, June 18, 2021
Independence Day Monday, July 5, 2021
Labor Day Monday, September 6, 2021
Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday, October 11, 2021
Veterans Day Thursday, November 11, 2021
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 25, 2021
Christmas Eve Friday, December 24, 2021
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25, 2021
Waverly Branch

The Waverly Branch serves the communities of North and Northeast Baltimore, including Waverly, Abell, Better Waverly, Ednor Gardens-Lakeside, Coldstream-Homestead-Montebello, Charles Village, Oakenshawe, Guilford, and Johns Hopkins Homewood.


The Homestead branch opened at 1442 Gorsuch Avenue in December, 1911. The branch was relocated and renamed to the Waverly branch when a new building opened at Barclay and 33rd streets on April 22, 1971. Read more Pratt location history.

Upcoming Events

Monday – Oct 18
Doors Open Baltimore Activity Sheets All Pratt Locations Program Details
Program Details
Tuesday – Oct 19
Doors Open Baltimore Activity Sheets All Pratt Locations Program Details
Program Details
Tuesday – Oct 19 4:00 PM
Paper Airplanes Waverly Program Details
Program Details
Wednesday – Oct 20
Doors Open Baltimore Activity Sheets All Pratt Locations Program Details
Program Details
Thursday – Oct 21
Doors Open Baltimore Activity Sheets All Pratt Locations Program Details
Program Details

Features & Services

  1. Sidewalk Service
  2. Drive-In Wi-Fi
  3. ADA accessible
  4. Bike parking
  5. Metered street parking
  6. Free Wi-Fi
  7. Computers for public use
  8. Photocopier and printing services
  9. Children and Teen sections
  10. Job and Career assistance
  11. Events and programs for all ages
  12. Lawyer in the Library
Sidewalk Service Available

Make an appointment to check out library materials, print remotely, and borrow computer and internet devices with contactless pickup.

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Drive-In Wi-Fi Available

Free Wi-Fi zone is expanded outside the building

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“The staff at the Waverly Branch are helpful and delightful.”

Sara W. –Waverly Branch

“For me, the Waverly Banch is convenient and the staff always helpful. The Library is free with many online options for learning and entertainment.”

Marc D. – Waverly Branch

“I love our Waverly branch. Every staff member is so warm and inviting, and helpful, too. They make sure each member of my family is part of their 'family'.”

Robi R. – Waverly Branch