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Location Closure The Clifton Branch is closed due to maintenance issues.

Waverly

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

Closed now; Opening Thursday @ 12:00 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 5:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 PM 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM 7:00 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 Friday, December 24, 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.

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

Schedule a time to pick up library materials or remote printing

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Drive-In Wi-Fi Available

Free Wi-Fi zone is expanded outside the building

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“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

“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