List of libraries in Metro Manila

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The following is a list of libraries in Metro Manila, Philippines.

Major public libraries[edit]

Name Location Collection External link
National Library of the Philippines
Pambansang Aklatan ng Pilipinas
Biblioteca Nacional de Filipinas
Rizal Park, Kalaw Avenue, Ermita, Manila 1,678,950 items / 291,672 volumes (2008). Collected books, journals, newspapers, magazines, sound and music recordings, databases, maps, atlases, microforms, stamps, prints, drawings, manuscripts 1
Jorge B. Vargas Museum and Filipiniana Research Center Roxas Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City 5,000 books and periodicals 2
Manila City Main Library Mehan Garden (near Central Colleges of Manila), Ermita, Manila 17,500 books 3
Marikina City Public Library West Grandstand, Marikina Sports Park, Shoe Avenue, Barangay Santa Elena, Marikina 20,000 books 4
Pasig City Library and Science Discovery Centrum Caruncho Avenue, Barangay San Nicolas, Pasig 40,000 books 5
Quezon City Main Public Library City Hall Compound, Mayaman Street, Diliman, Quezon City 18,000 books 6
Valenzuela City Library Hub G. Lazaro Street, Dalandanan, Valenzuela 7

Privately owned libraries open to the public[edit]

Name Location Collection External link
Filipinas Heritage Library Makati Avenue, Ayala Triangle, Bel-Air, Makati 2,000 volumes of books, 12,000 volumes of monographs, 35,000 photographs, 1,000 volumes of rare and contemporary periodical publications 1
Jose P. Laurel Library and Museum Roxas Boulevard corner Pedro Gil Street, Ermita, Manila Jose P. Laurel memorabilia and archives 2
Lopez Museum Exchange Road corner Meralco Avenue, Ortigas Center, San Antonio, Pasig 19,000 Filipiniana books 3
Ortigas Foundation Inc. Library Ortigas Avenue corner Meralco Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig 16,000 books, periodicals, graduate theses, manuscripts, photographs, maps and loose documents relating to Philippine history 4
Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC) Library 2F Mancor Corporate Building, 32nd St. Bonifacio Global City, Taguig About 3,000 titles which include collection of printed materials (e.g. books, journals, magazines, etc.) and mutimedia materials (e.g. K-pop CDs and K-movies and drama DVDs spanning the areas of social sciences, history, literature, language, culture and the arts of Korea) 5

Community libraries[edit]

Name Location External link
Arsenio H. Lacson Public Library Calderon corner Isabel Streets, Plaza Hugo, Santa Ana, Manila 1
Bacood Public Library 825 Biyaya Street, Bacood, Santa Mesa, Manila 1
Bagong Pag-asa Public Library Road 9, Barangay Bagong Pag-asa, Quezon City 2
Bagumbayan Public Library Barangay Bagumbayan, Quezon City 2
Balingasa Public Library Crisologo Building, Barangay Balingasa, Quezon City 2
Batasan Hills Public Library Arba corner Muñoz Streets, Sitio Talanay B, Batasan Hills, Quezon City 2
Caloocan City Library 10th Avenue, Caloocan 4
Cubao Public Library Lion's International Building, Barangay Kamuning, Quezon City 2
Escopa Public Library Barangays Escopa 2 and 3, Quezon City 2
Galas Public Library Barangay Hall, San Isidro-Galas, Quezon City 2
Greater Project 4 Public Library P. Tuazon Avenue, Barangay Marilag, Quezon City 2
Horseshoe Public Library Sunset Drive, Barangay Hall, Horseshoe, Quezon City 2
Kapitan Isidro Mendoza Public Library Teodoro San Luis corner Central Streets, Pandacan, Manila 1
Krus na Ligas Public Library Daza Hall, Barangay Krus na Ligas, Quezon City 2
Lagro Public Library Greater Lagro Plaza, Barangay Pasong Putik, Quezon City 2
Las Piñas City Library P. Diego Cera Avenue, Barangay Daniel Fajardo, Las Piñas 5
Makati City Library Makati City Hall Building, Jose P. Rizal Avenue, Poblacion, Makati 6
Malabon City Library Justice Compound, Barangay Catmon, Malabon 7
Manila Sacramento Friendship Library Canonigo corner Zamora Streets, Paco, Manila 1
Manila San Francisco Friendship Library 1559 Alvarez Street, Santa Cruz, Manila 1
Muntinlupa City Library Contessa Building, Poblacion, Muntinlupa 8
Navotas City Library M. Naval Street, Sipac Almacen, Navotas 9
Novaliches Public Library SB Library Building, Quirino Highway, Novaliches, Quezon City 2
Pansol Public Library Plaza Street, Barangay Pansol, Quezon City 2
Parañaque City Library E. Quirino Avenue, La Huerta, Parañaque 10
Pasay City Library Pasay City Hall Building, Harrison Avenue, Barangay 70, Pasay 3
Pasong Tamo Public Library Diego Silang Street, Barangay Pasong Tamo, Quezon City 2
Patricia Complex Public Library Flora corner Benita Streets, Gagalangin, Tondo, Manila 1
Payatas Public Library Lupang Pangako Street and Bulacan Street, Payatas, Quezon City 2
Project 7 Public Library Bansalangin corner Palomaria Streets, Barangay Veterans, Quezon City 2
Project 8 Public Library Road 15 corner Road 19, Barangay Bahay Toro, Quezon City 2
Roxas Public Library Jasmin Street, Barangay Roxas, Quezon City 2
San Juan City Library Pinaglabanan Shrine, Corazon de Jesus, San Juan 11
San Nicolas Public Library Madrid corner San Fernando Streets, San Nicolas, Manila 1
Taguig City Library General Antonio Luna Street, Tuktukan, Taguig 12
Talipapa Public Library Quirino Highway, Barangay Talipapa, Quezon City 2
Tondo Public Library J. Nolasco corner N. Zamora Sreets, Tondo, Manila 1
Valeriano E. Fugoso Library Lacson Avenue corner Aragon Street, Santa Cruz, Manila 1

Academic libraries[edit]

Name Location External link
Ateneo de Manila University
Rizal Library
Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City 1
De La Salle University Manila
Taft Avenue, Malate 2
Instituto Cervantes de Manila
Biblioteca Miguel Hernández
Kalaw Avenue, Ermita 3
University of the Philippines Diliman
Main Library
Roxas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 4
University of Santo Tomas
Miguel de Benavides Library
España Boulevard, Sampaloc 5

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