Main Library
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Bon Air
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Crescent Hill
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Fairdale
Thursday: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Highlands-Shelby Park
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Iroquois
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Middletown
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Newburg
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Northeast Regional
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Portland
Thursday: Closed for renovations
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St. Matthews
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Shawnee
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Shively
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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South Central Regional
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Southwest Regional
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Western
Thursday: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Jeffersontown
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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SOUTHWEST REGIONAL

Southwest

CONTACT

9725 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY 40272
(502) 933-0029

HOURS

Mon: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Tue: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Wed: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Thu: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

DIRECTIONS

ACCESSIBILITY

The accessible parking spots are located near the front entrance of the building, which is wheelchair accessible. Hearing loop technology is available in the Community Room.

HISTORY

The brand new Southwest Regional Library opened October 5, 2014 replacing the previous Southwest Branch in the Dixie Valley shopping center. The new free-standing library is conveniently situated on Dixie Highway - near schools and a bus line - offering easy access to its patrons. At more than double the size of other branch libraries, this large regional library serves as a valuable resource for students, businesses, lifelong learners and anyone who understands the power and value of information. In addition to traditional library services, Southwest offers:

The new Southwest represents a significant investment by the library in the surrounding area. With this new facility, the Southwest Regional Library is poised to meet the continuing needs of this community well into the 21st century.

 

  • Audiobooks, eBooks, CDs and DVDs
  • Computers with internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Two large public meeting rooms and several smaller study/reading rooms
  • A dedicated teen area
  • Early childhood interactive learning stations

LEED Certification

Built with advanced “green” technologies and eco-friendly architectural design, the Southwest Regional Library was awarded LEED Silver-certification in June 2015. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, an internationally recognized green building certification system providing third-party verification that a building was designed and built sustainably and with low environmental impact in mind. The Library’s green features include geothermal heating and cooling, daylight harvesting interior LED lighting, environmentally-friendly building materials, and energy efficient windows and fixtures.