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Charlotte Mecklenburg Library - Main

310 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone: 704-416-0101

The Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, a department in the Main Library, houses historical information on Charlotte, Mecklenburg County and N.C. as well as genealogical and current information, especially resources focusing on the eastern part of the U.S. The Library's special collections, including sound recordings related to N.C., photographs of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County, archives and manuscripts, surname and biography files, local and state government documents, public and private school publications and area maps are house in the Carolina Room. Patrons will find a large collection of reference resources - both print and electronic - as well as these special features:

The Carolina Room regularly publishes materials and creates exhibits about the history of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Electronic versions of projects are available for viewing as a part of, the Library's local history website developed by Carolina Room staff.

Information & Amenities
Age Range:All Ages
Facility Amenities:ADA-compliant, Maps & Brochures Available, Printed Guides Available
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    Charlotte Mecklenburg Library - Main
    310 North Tryon Street
    Charlotte , NC 28202
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Many of the Library's twenty locations offer meeting room facilities, which may be reserved by individuals and groups. If you are interested in reserving a room at one of our branches, visit, refer to the Meeting Room Regulations, then complete the Main and Branch Meeting Room Reservation form and describe in detail about your group or organization and purpose of the meeting.

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