Locations & Hours

The Nicholson Memorial Library System 

Central Library
Central Library
625 Austin St (Downtown Garland)
Garland, TX 75040
Sunday, 2 to 6 p.m.
Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Information 972-205-2500 
Circulation 972-205-2524
Reference Desk 972-205-2501
Children's Desk 972-205-2516
Administration 972-205-2543
North Garland Branch Library
North Garland Branch Library
3845 N. Garland Ave. (at Apollo Rd.)
Garland, TX 75040
Tuesday & Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Sunday & Monday
Circulation Desk 972-205-2802
Reference Desk 972-205-2803
Children's Desk 972-205-2804
South Garland Branch Library
South Garland Branch Library
4845 Broadway Blvd. (at Oates Rd.)
Garland, TX 75043
Tuesday & Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Sunday & Monday
Circulation Desk 972-205-3920
Reference Desk 972-205-3931
Children's Desk 972-205-3934
Walnut Creek Branch Library
Walnut Creek Branch Library
3319 Edgewood Dr (off Jupiter Rd.)
Garland, TX 75042
Tuesday & Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Sunday & Monday
Circulation Desk 972-205-2586
Reference Desk 972-205-2587

Children's Desk

972-205-2585

For further information about library services, please speak with staff at your local library or contact us at Lib-support@garlandtx.gov

Nicholson Memorial Library 2014 Holiday Closures

During library closures:
Wireless access will remain on at all Library buildings
Online Resources are always available to card holders with Internet access
The Library catalog is available to search and place holds 
Access to My Account is available to renew your materials

  • New Year’s Eve - Libraries closing at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 
  • New Year’s Day - Libraries closed Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Libraries closed Monday, Jan. 20 
  • Easter - Libraries closed Sunday, April 20 
  • Memorial Day - Libraries closed Monday, May 26
  • Independence Day - Libraries closed Friday, July 4
  • Labor Day - Libraries closed Monday, Sept. 1
  • Staff Development Day - Libraries closed Friday, Oct. 10 
  • Thanksgiving Holidays - Libraries closing at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26; closed Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28
  • Christmas on the Square - Central Library closing at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4; Branch libraries will remain open until 9 p.m.
  • Christmas Holidays - Libraries closed Thursday, Dec. 25 and Friday, Dec. 26
  • New Year’s Day - Libraries closed Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 

Any additional closures will be posted on this site.