Nashville Public Library
|Branches||Main Library, 20 Branches, Metropolitan Government Archives of Davidson County, Talking Library|
|Access and use|
|Population served||1,500,000 (Davidson County)|
|Director||Kent Oliver |
Nashville Public Library is the
A succession of public libraries, known by a variety of names, served the people of Nashville. The early libraries were generally small, offered a narrow range of services, and operated on a fee schedule. In 1897, the
Previously on the site for the Main Library was a downtown shopping mall called Church Street Center.