East Lake (BPL)


Today's hours


We're closed Monday May 27
Mon, May 27 Closed
Tue, May 28 Closed
Wed, May 29 Closed
Thu, May 30 Closed
Fri, May 31 Closed
Sat, Jun 01 Closed
Sun, Jun 02 Closed

5 Oporto Madrid Boulevard
Birmingham, AL 35206
Tel: (205) 836-3341
About the branch

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Temporarily closed due to lack of air conditioning.


The East Lake Branch of the Birmingham Public Library began its life in a 25x50 foot room on the second floor of the East Lake Fire Station in 1914. In 1926, the land was purchased at #5 Oporto Madrid Boulevard from Sidney P. King at a cost of $10,000 for a new library building.