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MAIN LIBRARY MEETING ROOMS

A variety of meeting rooms are available free of charge throughout The City Library. Rental and service fees may apply for conferences, large events, private meetings, and after-hours events (see our fee schedule and rental rates for more information). Information packets are available at any branch location and at all Main Library service desks.


Nancy Tessman Auditorium

Capacity: 300

The Nancy Tessman Auditorium, with its beautiful stage and stadium seating for 300, is an ideal location for lectures, film screenings, and cultural events. It is located at the east end of the Main Library's Urban Room. The Auditorium may be rented for after-hours events.

Amenities and technology include Internet access, LCD projector, DVD Player, on-stage connections for computer displays, microphones, and access to dressing rooms. Amenities and technology subject to availability and may include additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM A

Capacity: 15–35

Conference Room A is an excellent venue for small classes, lectures, and meetings of groups between 15 and 35 attendees. Accessible from the Main Library's Lower Urban Room, this room has no windows and makes for a good space for privacy or projections. Rooms A, B, and C are separated by thin collapsible walls which can be moved to create a larger space (as availability allows).

An LCD projector, wireless internet, and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room A. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM B

Capacity: 25–60

Conference Room B is an excellent venue for small- to medium-sized classes, lectures, and meetings of groups between 25 and 60 attendees. Accessible from the Main Library's Lower Urban Room, this room has no windows and makes for a good space for privacy or projections. Rooms A, B, and C are separated by thin collapsible walls which can be moved to create a larger space (as availability allows).

An LCD projector, wireless internet, and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room B. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM C

Capacity: 15–35

Conference Room C is an excellent venue for small classes, lectures, and meetings of groups between 15 and 35 attendees. Accessible from the Main Library's Lower Urban Room, this room has no windows and makes for a good space for privacy or projections. Rooms A, B, and C are separated by thin collapsible walls which can be moved to create a larger space (as availability allows).

An LCD projector, wireless internet, and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room C. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM E

Capacity: 20–35

Conference Room E is ideal for small classes, lectures, and meetings or groups between 20 and 35 attendees. On Level L1 of the Main Library, this room is easily accessed from the Main Library's signature glass elevators and is immediately next to the Children's Library. This room has no windows and makes for a good space for privacy or projections.

Wireless internet and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room E. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM LEVEL 2

Capacity: 6–15

Conference Room Level 2 is an appealing, modern room for small business meetings. This room has a large conference table that comfortably seats up to 6 people and can seat up to 15 with additional chairs. The space highlights the building's award-winning design, featuring open ceiling and ample natural light.

Wireless internet and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room Level 2. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.


CONFERENCE ROOM LEVEL 3

Capacity: 6–15

Conference Room Level 3 is an appealing, modern room for small business meetings. This room has a large conference table that comfortably seats up to 6 people and can seat up to 15 with additional chairs. The space highlights the building's award-winning design, featuring open ceiling and ample natural light.

Wireless internet and a whiteboard are standard in Conference Room Level 3. Additional amenities and audiovisual equipment are subject to availability and may incur additional fees.



URBAN ROOM

Capacity: 150–300

The Main Library's Urban Room embraces the building's award-winning architecture from all angles, featuring a five-story atrium and glass ceiling. This is a lovely venue for receptions and other large events. As the main entry to the building, it is only available to be rented for after-hours events.