DC Public Library

DC Public Library - Watha T. Daniel/Shaw

1630 7th Street NW (Rhode Island Avenue, NW), Washington, D.C. 20001, United States
Hours:
Open until 5:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Wed
    • 9:30 AM–9:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 1:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 9:30 AM–5:30 PM
  • Sun
    • 1:00 PM–5:00 PM

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  • Library L.

    Great story times for toddlers.

    Library Lady · September 2, 2011
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  • DeShon G.

    This branch doesn't open until 1pm on Mon and Wed

    DeShon Gales · November 10, 2011
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  • Library L.

    Get the @DCPL app to place holds, browse the catalog, and more right from your smartphone. http://bit.ly/oSSkBK

    Library Lady · September 2, 2011
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  • Eric R.

    Bring a child to the Rock-Along program Friday mornings at 10:00.

    Eric Riley · April 9, 2010
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  • Jewel S.

    Thursday's from 10am - 11am is a great time to bring a child. Lot's a fun activities.

    Jewel Smith · April 12, 2012
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  • Chamene

    Only open past 5:30 pm on Monday. :-(

    Chamene · March 27, 2012
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  • Amanda L.

    Children librarian's are the best-they always suggest books Logan + Connor love :)

    Amanda Littlejohn · February 25, 2012
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  • Sean S.

    Open till 9pm Mon. and Wed.

    Sean S · August 14, 2010
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  • Eric R.

    Play Nintendo Wii on Wednesdays!

    Eric Riley · April 8, 2010
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  • Brian _.

    This place has a teen section where you have to be under 19 to sit. That's some bullshit.

    Brian _ · February 19, 2014
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  • Athena

    The photos on the wall are people from the Shaw neighborhood.

    Athena · August 13, 2013
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  • Brandon S.

    Reserve any of their 3 spacious conference rooms up to twice per month.

    Brandon Schmittling · April 25, 2012
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  • Paul R.

    New hours: only open late on Mondays.

    Paul Richard · July 19, 2011
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  • Sean S.

    1630 Rhode Island Ave. NW open till 9pm Mon and Wed

    Sean S · August 14, 2010
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  • Nick H.

    Monday Movie Night: come in and see what we're playing.

    Nick Hirsch · April 12, 2010
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  • Eric R.

    Check out the blog Read more

    Eric Riley · April 8, 2010
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  • Tom M.

    Beautiful building. Monday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm; Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:30 pmWednesday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pmThursday 9:30 am - 5:30 pmFriday 9:30 am - 5:30 pmSaturday 9:30 am - 5:30 pmSunday Closed

    Tom Mapp · September 11, 2010
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