Downtown Reno Library Elevator News
Due to ongoing construction, the elevator at the Downtown Reno Library is currently not in service. Computers and restrooms are available on the main level for patrons who are unable to use the stairs, and staff can assist with retrieving materials from other levels.



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First Chapter Friday

Every Friday we read the first chapter of one of our favorite books. See our Facebook page for our latest installment, or watch any of the archived ones below, and maybe you'll find a new favorite book.


What Color is My World


Animorphs: The Invasion


Elijah of Buxton


Dealing with Dragons


The Girl with the Ghost Machine


The Family Under the Bridge


Escape from Mr. Lemmoncello's Library


The Bad Beginning


The Secret of the Old Clock


The Library of Ever


Night Witches




Esperanza Rising


The Diary of Anne Frank

Learn more about Anne Frank, and take an online tour of the Secret Annex where she hid here.


The Giver


The Supernaturalist


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone




Sal & Gabi Break the Universe


Children of Blood and Bone




Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children


The Golden Compass




Wild Magic


Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures



The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom