New Library Spaces

Library floorplan

GPL’s major Strategic Plan initiatives in 2020, the creation of an Innovation Center and Marketplace, and an interior revitalization with new carpeting, furniture, and upholstery, are complete. Check out your new library spaces!

Library floorplanInnovation Center

Meet the Innovation Center, GPL’s new makerspace, where patrons can explore, learn, and create in a collaborative environment. Find out more.

The Marketplace

Browse new, popular, and high-demand materials in the Marketplace. With more copies of print and non-print materials, patrons can now “grab and go” without holds or waiting lists. Enjoy an expanded Library of Things collection and other specially curated displays in the Marketplace.

Youth Services – New Middle School Area

Young patrons in middle school can now enjoy materials chosen just for them, comfortable furniture for lounging, and a new study area.

second floor floorplan

Reference Services

Magazines and back issue newspapers are now housed on the north end of the second floor. With the addition of more casual seating and study tables, patrons can browse periodicals while enjoying the views of the Library’s terrace.