Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Woods Run...

The Woods Run Library is an active, vibrant library located at 1201 Woods Run Avenue.  This branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh was renovated in 2006.  The new features invite the community to come to the library and make use of the many available resources. On February 20th, 2012, the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will be open on Fridays. The additional hours were a result the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh receiving additional sources of sustainable revenue.


1201 Woods Run Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
phone: 412.761.3730
fax: 412.761.3445

Mon, Wed: 10 AM - 6 PM
Tue, Thu: 10 AM - 7 PM

Fri: 10AM - 5 PM
Sat: 10 AM - 5 PM

Sun: Closed


With a FREE library card, you can come to the Woods Run Library and borrow:

  • DVDs
  • Music CDs
  • Audio Books
  • Best Sellers
  • Magazines
  • And much, much more!

You can also borrow from these eResources:

  • eBooks- Read books from your computer or eReader
  • eAudio-Listen to books on your computer, MP3 Player or iPod
  • eVideo-Download videos to your computer

Find out what eResources are available at

We also offer programs for people of all ages.  Some of the programs offered are:

  • Family Storytimes
  • School-Aged programs
  • Teen Programs
  • Book Discussions

Check out our website for the most current events! 


The Woods Run Library has ten public computers.  With your FREE library card, you can use the computers to write resumes, search for jobs or just surf the Internet!  If you have your own laptop, you can access FREE wireless Internet service. 

The staff at the Woods Run Library work closely with schools, daycares, senior centers and other community organizations and businesses.  If you would like to schedule a school visit, a library visit or request a collection of materials, please contact library staff at 412-761-3730.

Want to be a Friend of the Woods Run Library?  The Friends of the Woods Run Library and the Jr. Friends support the library through fundraising and advocacy.  Check the website or give us a call to find out more information regarding the meetings. 

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