West University 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


6108 Auden Street
Houston, TX 77005
Branch Manager: John Harbaugh

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 West University Branch Library

    • Community Bulletin Board(s)
    • Adult Literacy Services
    • English Learning (ESL) Classes
    • Proctoring for Distance Learning Exams
    • Tours for Schools & Other Groups



The library originally opened in a corner of the West University Community Center in 1942. During World War II it was moved to a temporary home in the field office of Reed and Yancey Realtors (northwest corner of Rice and Auden). In 1963, the library moved into a new 6,100 square foot facility at its current location at 6108 Auden. [Gegemen, June A. Stepping Back in Time: A History of West University Place. Houston: D. Armstrong Co. 1999]  The library was renovated in 1984, 2006, and again in 2016.  Today the library works with the City of West University to present programs in other city buildings, such as the Scout House and the Community Center.

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