It’s Wednesday, October 22 and 8:47am in Downtown New Orleans.
The Main Library, on the edge of New Orleans’ downtown Civic Center, opened in December, 1958. The building, encompassing three main floors and two sub-basements, is NOPL’s flagship location, providing the system’s largest collection of popular and research sources. The building also houses NOPL’s administrative offices, technical services, a technology center, and the YMCA’s adult literacy program.
DETAILS219 Loyola Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70112
New Orleans ranked #1 Top Cities for Information Jobs in the U.S. Forbes
New Orleans ranked #2 employment market in the country Manpower
Downtown is at the center of 12 neighborhoods that are home to almost 40,000 residents with a strong income and education profile
New Orleans is #1 Top City for Young Entrepreneurs 2011 Under30CEO.com
Downtown is a collage of 8 distinct neighborhoods that includes 4 historic districts.
New Orleans named one of the 15 Coolest North American Cities MSN Travel
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
Hungry? There are 176 restaurants and 32 sidewalk cafes in Downtown New Orleans