About West Englewood Branch

Neighborhoods Served

  • West Englewood
  • Englewood


  • West Englewood Branch opened August 23, 2003.
  • The branch is part of the Street Revitalization Project.
  • It features environmentally sustainable construction under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System developed by the U.S. Green Building Council.


  • “Barack Obama and the Principles of Courage and Hope,” a painting by Ian Weaver
  • “Essence of the Universe” and two untitled pieces, all hand-carved and decorated wood staffs by David Philpot