Interior of the Downtown Library building

Downtown Library

450 Fifth Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Ladd Library is a red and brown fronted building in front of a blue sky.

Ladd Library

3750 Williams Blvd. SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


Monday to Thursday, 9 am-8 pm

Friday to Saturday, 9 am-5 pm

Sunday, 1-5 pm


Special Hours

The Downtown and Ladd Libraries will be closed the following days in 2022:

Friday, Dec. 31, 2021

Saturday, Jan. 1

Sunday & Monday, Feb. 20-21

Sunday, April 17

Friday, May 6

Sunday & Monday, May 29-30

Sunday & Monday, July 3-4

Sunday & Monday, Sept. 4-5

Wednesday to Friday, Sept. 28-30

Thursday & Friday, Nov. 24-25

Friday to Monday, Dec. 23-26

Sunday & Monday, Jan. 1-2, 2023

Westside Project

An initiative to build a new Westside library is underway.

Learn more