It’s Sunday, February 1 and 4:07am 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
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 has 3rd fastest wage growth in the USA CareerBuilder.com
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
New Orleans tops New Geography's list of "America's Biggest Brain Magnets" NewGeography.com
Louisiana ranked #1 State of the Year Southern Business & Development
Looking for a place to live? There are 2,875 residential units Downtown and even more in the pipeline.
Downtown is a collage of 8 distinct neighborhoods that includes 4 historic districts.
New Orleans named a 2009 American Fast City Fast Company