Central Express

Locations and Hours

200 N. Cooper St.
Arlington, TX 76011
Large map and directions
Email, 817-459-6900

George W. Hawkes Central Library

Monday - Thursday9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday - Saturday9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Services and Facilities

Central Express is a new, temporary location to access materials and services while the new library is under construction. This express location is designed for fast and efficient service.

What you can find at Central Express:

  • New Adult Fiction, New Adult Nonfiction and Graphic Novels, New International Languages, select Career and Computer books, DVDs & BluRays, MP3 Audiobooks, New YA Fiction and YA graphic novels, New Children’s materials, select Children’s books, Children’s DVDs, and Bluebonnet nominees
  • Holds pickup location
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Public computing sessions are available in two 40 minute sessions per patron per day for Arlington residents.
  • Guest passes will be issued to non-residents only. Proof of non-residency required.

Central Express is cash free facility. Fines and fees may be paid via a self-check or catalog station provided the fine or fee is over $5. Cash payments are accepted at any other branch location.

No seating (except for public computing) or meeting/study space is available at this location.

Meet the Staff

Shawn Goforth, Public Services Coordinator
Email, 817-459-6910