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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - East Liberty
130 S. Whitfield Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone: 412.363.8232
FAX: 412.363.8272
E-mail: eastliberty@carnegielibrary.org

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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - East Liberty is approximately 4.2 miles east of Downtown Pittsburgh. The library is located on South Whitfield St. near Baum Blvd., across from the East Liberty Presbyterian Church within the Penn Circle. Penn Circle is one way running counterclockwise around the business district.

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By Public Transit

Current schedules, fares and routes for public transit are available on the Port Authority of Allegheny County website. You can use their Trip Planner to find the next bus from your location to the library.

From Downtown:

Board any of the following busses:

From Oakland:

Board any of the following busses:
 

By Automobile:

NOTE: Metered parking is available on the street and in lots behind the library.

From Downtown

Follow Liberty Ave. through the Strip District and Lawrenceville, then either:

  1. Turn left on 40th St.
  2. Turn right on Penn Ave.
  3. Follow Penn Ave. into East Liberty to Whitfield St.
  4. Turn right on Whitfield St.
  5. The library is on your right.
OR
  1. Follow Liberty Ave. to Baum Blvd.
  2. Turn left on Baum and follow into East Liberty.
  3. Turn left on Whitfield (by the fountain).
  4. The library is on your left.

From Oakland

  1. Follow 5th Ave. east toward Highland Park.
  2. Turn left on Highland Ave.
  3. Follow Highland Ave. through Shadyside.
  4. Cross Penn Circle at light.
  5. Turn left on Baum Blvd. one block after light.
  6. Bear right onto Whitfield Ave.

From the North Side:

  1. Take Rt. 28 east toward Etna.
  2. Follow Rt. 28 to the 40th St. Bridge.
  3. Exit left to the 40th St. Bridge then turn right onto the bridge.
  4. Follow 40th St. through Lawrenceville to Penn Ave.
  5. Turn left onto Penn Ave.
  6. Follow Penn Ave. to East Liberty to Whitfield St.
  7. Turn right onto Whitfield St.

From Monroeville:

  1. Follow the Parkway East (I-376) towards Downtown and exit at Wilkinsburg.
  2. Follow Penn Ave. through Wilkinsburg into East Liberty.
  3. Turn left on Whitfield just past the East Liberty Presbyterian Church.
  4. The library is on your right.

From Aspinwall:

Cross the Highland Park Bridge, then either:

  1. Exit right onto Butler St.
  2. Turn left onto Hill Rd.
  3. Follow Hill Rd. past the zoo to Bunkerhill St.
  4. Turn left onto Bunkerhill St.
  5. Follow to Highland Ave. and turn right.
  6. Follow Highland Ave. through Highland Park into East Liberty to Penn Ave.
  7. Turn right on Penn Ave.
  8. Turn left on Whitfield St. after one block.
  9. The library is on your right.
OR
  1. Exit left.
  2. Bear right off Butler St. to Washington Blvd.
  3. Follow Washington Blvd. to Penn Ave.
  4. Turn right onto Penn Ave.
  5. Follow Penn Ave. to Whitfield St.
  6. Turn left on Whitfield St.
  7. The library is on your right.