Crosby Edith Fae Cook Cole Branch Library

Closed until 10:00am today

11:00AM - 8:00PM

10:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00AM - 8:00PM

10:00AM - 6:00PM

1:00PM - 6:00PM

10:00AM - 5:00PM


135 Hare Road
Crosby, TX 77532
Branch Manager: Molly Mcginty

Holidays and Closures

  • Juneteenth
    Friday, June 16, 2023
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • Juneteenth
    Saturday, June 17, 2023 - Monday, June 19, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Independence Day
    Monday, July 3, 2023
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • Independence Day
    Tuesday, July 4, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Labor Day
    Friday, September 1, 2023
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • Labor Day
    Saturday, September 2, 2023 - Monday, September 4, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • Thanksgiving
    Wednesday, November 22, 2023
    Closes early: 5:00pm
  • Thanksgiving
    Thursday, November 23, 2023 - Sunday, November 26, 2023
    Closed All Day

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About Crosby Edith Fae Cook Cole Branch Library

    • Adult Literacy Services
    • Computer & Technology Classes
    • English Learning (ESL) Classes
    • Proctoring for Distance Learning Exams
    • Tours for Schools & Other Groups



The drive to establish a county library in Crosby began in 1921 with the first collection of 87 books arriving on January 22, 1922. The library grew throughout the years with the help of the community and the Crosby Friends of the Library. The library building as we know it today was dedicated on October 8, 1987, and was more than five times the size of the older building on Church Street with an additional three staff members. The library closed its doors for renovations in 2006. A Young Adult section and a mural by artist Cindy Lee were added. In 2017, the library was renamed to Crosby Edith Fae Cook Cole Branch Library to honor the local historian. The library also celebrated its 30 year anniversary in October 2017.

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