All Library locations are closed until further notice. Holds and item due dates have been further extended through 8/31/2020. Please keep your Library materials for now and don’t worry, we won’t suspend your account or charge you for late items. Please check back here to see our latest updates. You can also find out more about our response to the coronavirus outbreak at https://www.yvl.org/healthandsafety.
The Yakima Central Library has been located in the heart of downtown Yakima for over 100 years and is the largest branch in the Yakima Valley Libraries system. In 2006, voters in the City of Yakima approved annexation of the three city libraries into the Yakima County Library District effective 2007.
There is usually parking available on the street. There is also a public parking lot 1/2 block west on E Staff Sgt Pendleton Way.