New Northeast Pictures
Renovation is still on track. Take a look at these pictures and you can envision the future of Richland Library, Northeast.
Public Art: Install of Kirkland Smith's art
Sandhills is home to a beautiful installation created by local artist Kirkland Smith. Its an assemblage in three panels depicting a deer in a wood. Come by and see this amazing work of art, which was installed by our talented operations crew.
The Gallery at Main
More than 200 customers, staff and community partners attended the opening of Richland Library's Gallery at Main on June 2, 2017 to celebrate its inaugural exhibition, and to share in the excitement of winning the IMLS National Medal. The exhibition...
Amazing Ceilings Abound
St. Andrews will be sporting slanted wood ceilings above the Teen space, Makerspace and Children's area. Hanging pendant lights create a sense of enchantment in the storytime area.
Customers Voice Their Visions for Future Richland Library Edgewood
On December 8, 2016, Richland Library hosted the first of two Community Conversations for the new Edgewood library. Local residents were able to meet with our staff as well as representatives from Studio 2LR to chat about what they need or value in a...
First Level Renovations Underway
First Level renovations are well underway at Richland Library Main. Construction crews are hard at work creating new spaces for Film and Sound, a multi-use auditorium, our popular collection, galleries and more.
North Main Community Celebrates New Library
On Saturday, September 24, 2016 Richland Library came together with the North Main community to officially reopen our new state-of-the-art library. Special thanks to Columbia College, the Columbia Fire Department, Columbia Paint and Body, the Columbia...
Wheatley Holds Community Conversations
On Tuesday, August 30, Richland Library Wheatley held Community Conversations to get input from local residents about what they value and need in their library. Participants were able to speak directly with the project architects, who wrote down their...
The Finishing Touches
Paint is up, carpet is in and shelving has arrived. The Second Level at Main is really coming together. Can't wait to show y'all all of the new creative spaces, the raised-seat auditorium, and so much more.
Photo Gallery: Blythewood Wall-breaking
On June 10, 2016, Richland Library hosted a wall-breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction at its Blythewood location. Members of the community shared how the resources, programs and services offered have impacted their lives. In addition,...