Crenshaw-Imperial Branch Library


The Crenshaw-Imperial Branch viewed from Crenshaw Blvd.Welcome display at the library’s entrance.

Welcome to Your Library

The Crenshaw-Imperial Branch is conveniently located on the corner of Crenshaw Blvd and W 111th Pl, near the Crenshaw Imperial Plaza shopping center. Parking is available on 111th Pl and is free after 4:00 p.m.


Address: 
11141 Crenshaw Blvd
Inglewood, CA
90303

Phone:
(310) 412-5403

Hours:
Mondays:11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays:11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays:11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Thursdays:11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Fridays:CLOSED
Saturdays:11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sundays:CLOSED



Featured Programs

West LA Uniquely Abled Students Mock Job Interview and Application

Crenshaw-Imperial Library/West LA College Uniquely Abled Students
Mock Job Interview and Application
April 18, 2019


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Better 4 You Meals Free Lunch Program

Anyone 17 years old or below is welcome to a free meal at the library Mondays–Thursdays, courtesy of Better 4 You Meals.


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Homework Help

Students grades Pre-K to 12 are invited every Thursday at 3:00 p.m. to receive help with their school assignments from a certified Teacher-Librarian. The librarian will do his best to give all attendees equal attention, but space may be limited.


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E.L.F. (Early Literacy for Families) Storytime Programs

Families are welcome to bond with interactive and educational stories, songs, and fingerplays that will help lay the foundation for lifelong literacy.

Baby Storytime: Monday, 10:30 a.m.

Toddler Storytime: Monday, 11:30 a.m.

Bilingual Storytime: Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.

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Chess for All Ages

Exercise your mind with the cerebral yet relaxing game of chess every Thursday at 4:30 p.m.


You can see all of the Crenshaw-Imperial Branch's programs and events by clicking here.

For a full list of Inglewood Public Library programs at both branches, see the Library Calendar of Events.


Art Installations

We invite you to explore our unique space which features interactive art installations embracing our diverse community while inspiring wonder and contemplation.

Pictures of the Infinite Library art installation.

The Infinite Library

by Susan Simpson

A public artwork commissioned by the City of Inglewood, Susan Simpson's "The Infinite Library" is a sculptural cabinet holding three dioramas and three peepholes giving patrons a glimpse of libraries from around the world. "The Infinite Library" was installed in April of 2017.

Image of two pieces from the Iconic Meal art installation.

Iconic Abstractions

by Jody Zellen

Jody Zellen’s creation "Iconic Abstraction" covers the Library’s exterior with 11 iconic Inglewood architectural silhouettes made of brushed stainless steel and fitted inside the scallops at the top of the building. For more information about the artist, visit www.jodyzellen.com