Williams



    location & hours
  • 1800 Chester Street
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    501-376-4282
  • 10 a.m -8 p.m. Tue. & Thu.
    10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon., Wed., Fri. & Sat.
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  • Library Manager: Latina Sheard

About the Library

Sue Cowan Williams Library was constructed in 1997 in downtown Little Rock. In addition to a wide selection of books and audio/visual items, the 8,500-square-feet facility offers public computers, wireless Internet access, and a public meeting room. Williams offers a wide range of programs for children and teens.

People of the Library

Sue Cowan Williams was a Little Rock schoolteacher who, in 1942, won a lawsuit seeking equal pay for black teachers and white teachers.

News & Announcements

  • Arkansas Author Round Up
    The Central Arkansas Library System's (CALS) Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library & Learning Center, 4800 W. 10th Street, will hold an Arkansas Author Round Up on Saturday, June 6, beginning at 10 a.m. Five Arkansas children's book authors...
  • Notice of New Public Library in Sherwood
    The City of Sherwood will build a new public library to replace the building currently located at 31 Shelby Drive. Funds for this library, which will also be named after Amy Sanders, were approved by Sherwood voters in November 2014. The Public Libr...