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Pictured above is the entrance to the Fletcher Free Library.

Pictured above is the entrance to the Fletcher Free Library on a lovely summer day.

Address:

Fletcher Free Library

235 College Street

Burlington, VT  05401

Directions:

From Route 7 South:

  • From Route 7 south of Burlington, go through the rotary and stay on Shelburne Road (passing South Willard Street on the right).
  • 100 hundred yards after the rotary bear right on to South Union Street.
  • At the first traffic light, take a left onto Main Street.
  • At the next light, take a right on to South Winooski Avenue.
  • Go one block to College Street.
  • The library is on the corner on the right.

From I-89:

  • From I-89 take Exit 14 West.
  • Proceed west on Route 2 toward Burlington.
  • Drive past the University of Vermont.
  • Continuing down the hill, you’re now on Main Street.
  • At the next light, take a right onto South Winooski Avenue.
  • Go one block to College Street.
  • The library is on the corner on the right.

The Fletcher Free Library has paved walkways in front of the building, as well as on the east side parking lot off of College Street.

A continuous curb cut can be found in the circular entrance to the library’s parking lot off of College Street for drop off and pick up.

Parking:

Parking is free in the city of Burlington on Sundays.

A small, metered parking lot is located on the east side of the library on College Street.  Another option is to park in the parking garage located between Bank and Cherry Streets on South Winooski Avenue, one block north of College Street.  Click here for info about other parking lots and their locations.

Accessible Parking:

A number of accessible parking spots will be designated  in the library lot and on the street in front of the library. Parking assistants will be on hand to provide help if needed.

Restrooms:

Two restrooms are located on the Mezzanine level in the library, denoted by an “M” in the elevator.  An elevator and stairs are available to each level.  The women’s restroom is located to the right as you exit the elevator and is on your right hand side.  The men’s restroom is located to right when you exit the elevator and is on your left hand side.  Both men’s and women’s restrooms are accessible.

An additional accessible restroom and women’s restroom is located on the lower level, across from the Community Room.  When you exit the elevator, turn right.  The entrance to the restrooms is directly across from the Community Room down a short corridor.

Two additional unisex restrooms are also located on the first floor in the Children’s Library, behind the computer station.

Accessibility Services:

An information table and an accessibility services table will be available upon entering the Fletcher Free Library.

Volunteers will be stationed at the accessibility table to provide guidance and services as required and requested, including:

  • assistive listening devices
  • earplugs
  • large print documents
  • Braille documents
  • verbal describer services
  • sighted guides
  • American sign language interpretation