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360 Tour of Central Library


The Richard Riordan Central Library serves as the centerpiece of the Los Angeles Public Library system. It is both a circulating library and major research center housing special collections of California history, maps, and historic photographs. The library building is one of the most notable architectural landmarks in downtown Los Angeles.

We invite you to start your virtual tour and discover the treasures of the landmark Los Angeles Central Library for yourself.