Jefferson County Public Library

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides the following services at libraries throughout Jefferson County:
- Story time (early literacy classes)
- Computer classes
- Bookmobile service with regular and large print books
- Large print book service for nursing homes and senior assisted living facilities
- Homebound services for residents who are unable to come to the library due to a permanent or temporary condition lasting longer than three months
- Access to books and technology
- Tax preparation assistance
- Legal self-help clinics
- Summer activities for children
HistoryEstablished in 1952, Jefferson County Public Library was founded on a commitment to freedom through knowledge for all residents of Jefferson County. The library has since grown to become one of the top 25 most technologically progressive library systems in the nation and one of the most service-oriented organizations in the state, while holding fast to its mission of equal access for all. In addition to an outstanding Online Library, the Jefferson County Public Library offers a collection of more than one million books, audio books, CDs, videos and DVDs. With eight of its 10 libraries open seven days a week, the library offers children's story times and other programs for youth and young adults, as well as book discussion groups for the whole family and free classes on using the Internet and searching our resources.
LocationJefferson County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit website for more information.
Agency TypeGovernment - County
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityJefferson County residency required. Eligibility may also depend upon the service needed.
Hours of OperationMonday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Friday, Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Larger Libraries)
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 110200 W 20th Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipLakewood, CO 80215
Main Phone(303) 235-5275
Hotline Phone(303) 275-6173 (Homebound Service)
TDD Phone(303) 275-2233
Fax(303) 275-2202
Additional Information
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Jefferson County Public Library
Affiliated Programs: Jefferson County Public Library
Affiliated Services: Library Services - Jefferson County Public Library