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Redding Library

1100 Parkview Ave. •  Redding, CA  96001 View map
(530) 245-7250

The new Redding branch opened on March 3rd, 2007 and has since been providing numerous opportunities for the citizens of Shasta County. The new building, one of the first of its kind in Shasta County, showcases such things as a rooftop garden, numerous solar panels, and thermal energy storage, as well as The Giving Tree, and several other donated pieces of art.

The new building offers three study rooms, two conference rooms, one large community meeting room, and a computer classroom, all of which can be reserved for public use. There is WI-FI available throughout the building free of charge. If you do not have a computer of your own, you can freely use one of our 40+ internet capable computers. We have microfilm readers, an ADA software enabled computer, a broadband videophone, a large computer classroom in which we give free computer classes, as well as two genealogy computers with volunteer assistance available at select times.

In addition to our ever growing book selection, we own a variety of movies and music CDs, or browse through what the Friends of the Library Bookstore has to offer. Come in and be helped by our friendly staff as nothing would make us happier than to see a new patron become a regular.

Learn about the Friends of Shasta County Libraries who help support the Redding Library.

Parkview Cafe

Hours: Monday-Friday  10am-4pm 

In the Lobby of the Redding Library


Main Information Desk 530-245-7250
California Relay Service 711 or 800-735-2922
Text a Librarian text to 530-638-3331
Reference Desk 530-245-7252
Children's Department 530-245-7253
Customer Service Supervisor 530-245-7257
Business Office 530-245-7260
Friends of the Library Bookstore 530-245-7265

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday 10am - 8pm
Friday, Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday 1pm - 5pm

View Holiday Hours

Events at Redding Library

Create It!
Sun, Jun 16, 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Computer Center
Mon, Jun 17, 8:00AM - 10:20AM

Foundation Meeting Room
Mon, Jun 17, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Children's Story Room
Mon, Jun 17, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Children's Story Room
Mon, Jun 17, 4:00PM - 5:30PM

Computer Center
Tue, Jun 18, 8:00AM - 10:20AM

Library Foyer
Tue, Jun 18, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Children's Story Room
Tue, Jun 18, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Community Room
Tue, Jun 18, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Computer Center
Wed, Jun 19, 8:00AM - 10:20AM

Community Room
Wed, Jun 19, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Genealogy Area
Wed, Jun 19, 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Children's Story Room
Wed, Jun 19, 3:30PM - 4:30PM

Foundation Meeting Room
Thu, Jun 20, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Community Room
Thu, Jun 20, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Children's Story Room
Thu, Jun 20, 3:30PM - 4:30PM

Community Room
Thu, Jun 20, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Children's Story Room
Fri, Jun 21, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Genealogy Area
Sat, Jun 22, 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Community Room
Sat, Jun 22, 3:00PM - 5:00PM