About the Library

Southmost Branch


The Southmost Branch Library opened its doors officially at the Grand Opening on October 8, 2005. Serving the Southmost district of the City of Brownsville, with a service population of more than fifty thousand, the branch has performed well above initial expectations with tens of thousands of visitors annually.

The facility is twenty thousand square feet with a collection of about fifty thousand items, more than 100 computers providing access to the Internet, online databases, Microsoft Office applications, a large Children’s Department with dedicated children’s computers, classrooms, a multi-purpose room, study/typing room, and the Friends of the Library Book Store. 

The Southmost Branch Library also has the distinction of being the first library in all of South Texas with a built in, staff operated, full service Cafe facility. Called the Reader’s Mark Cafe™ which provides fresh kosher Hot Dogs, Fajita tacos, panini sandwiches, salads, grilled chicken sandwiches, coffee, deserts and a whole lot more!

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Want to visit, but don't know how to get here? Below are our hours of operation as well as our locations.
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Main Branch
Address
2600 Central Boulevard
Brownsville, TX 78520

Hours:
Mon-Thur 10am - 9pm
Fri & Sat 10am-6pm
Sun 1pm-8pm
Phone: (956) 548-1055
Fax: (956) 548-0684

Map and Directions
Southmost Branch
Address
4320 Southmost Boulevard
Brownsville, TX 78521

Hours:
Mon-Thur 12pm - 9pm
Fri 12pm-6pm
Sat & Sun 1pm-7pm
Phone: (956) 548-1055
Fax: (956) 544-4336

Map and Directions