Calcasieu Parish Library / Central Library

Address

301 West Claude Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605

(337) 721-7116

www.calcasieulibrary.org

Date of Official Change:

July 15, 2015

AKA:

Central Library Calcasieu Parish Library

Description:

The Calcasieu Parish Public Library serves all the people who live in the parish with materials, information, and services through a network of branches that are conveniently located and easy to use. The Library Board and Staff are committed to providing high quality, cost effective, equitable service that meets the needs of all parish residents.

Computers available to the public with library card.

We honor Library Southwest cards from the following parishes: Allen, Beauregard, Cameron, Jeff Davis, and Vernon. LSW cards are issued at your home parish.

Hours:

Monday-Thursday 9:00am-8:00pm
Friday 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm-6:00pm

Intake Process:

Visit your local library branch or if 18+ years, apply online.
18+ years: Visit a local Library branch to complete a registration card, or apply online; Under 18: The registration card must be completed by the applicant, and signed by their parent or legal guardian

Program Fees:

Library cards are FREE to anyone who lives, works, owns property, or attends school in Calcasieu Parish.There is a $.50 fee to replace a lost card.

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

18+ years-Present proof of a Photo I.D. and address. Proof of address includes a driver's license, checkbook, or received mail; Under 18: The registration card must be completed by the applicant, and signed by their parent or legal guardian with proof of a Photo I.D. and proof of address// We honor Library Southwest cards from the following parishes: Allen, Beauregard, Cameron, Jeff Davis, and Vernon. LSW cards are issued at your home parish.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Related Resources

Date of Official Change:

July 15, 2015

Volunteer Opportunities:

Agency utilizes high school student volunteers for book management

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

301 West Claude Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Mailing

301 West Claude Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

Central Library

www.calcasieulibrary.org

(337) 721-7116

Clare Coleman

Branch Manager

www.calcasieulibrary.org

(337) 721-7116

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(337) 721-7116

Fax

(337) 475-8797

Legal Status:

City/County(Parish)

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Louisiana
    • Allen County
      • Beauregard County
        • Calcasieu County
          • Cameron County
            • Jefferson Davis County
              • Vernon County
              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TJ-4400.6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

              Secondary Services

              Geography Served

                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

              • Louisiana
                • Allen County
                  • Beauregard County
                    • Calcasieu County
                      • Cameron County
                        • Jefferson Davis County
                          • Vernon County
                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TJ-1800.6650) and related services within the Service Tree.

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