About the Urbana Regional Library

Opened in fall of 2006, this showcase library facility covers 25,000 square feet on three levels and contains over 90,000 items. The Urbana Regional Library and Senior Center is a centerpiece of the Urbana Town Center in the Villages of Urbana, located just off Worthington Boulevard / MD Route 355. It is a gathering point for clubs and homeschoolers, a meeting place for community groups, and a cultural center for special speakers and events. Our facility offers 25 computers for public use, wireless Internet access, unique “stroller parking,” a sale area, and plenty of natural light provided by spectacular skylights.

Main level:

  • Main entrance with handicapped access
  • DVDs, CDs, and Fiction Audiobooks
  • Children’s Services with knowledgeable reference staff to assist with your questions and requests
  • Five early literacy computer stations with educational software for young children
  • Family sunroom with children’s educational toys, puzzles, and a puppet theater
  • Storytime room featuring a wall-length mural painted by local artist Stacy Olson Sachs
  • Circulation department

Upper level:

  • New books
  • Book Sale
  • Adult collection
  • Quiet reading area in a sunroom with comfortable wingback chairs
  • One group study room
  • Teen Zone with books, graphic novels, computers and more
  • Knowledgeable reference staff to assist with your questions and requests
  • Non-Fiction Audio books
  • Non-Fiction DVDs
  • Magazines and newspapers
  • 20-seat small meeting room

Lower level:

  • Back entrance from the parking lot
  • After hours book drop
  • 100-seat community meeting room
  • Art Gallery

Sharing the lower level is the 5,000 square foot Senior Center, which includes a multi-purpose dining room and activity area.

Restrooms and water fountains are on all 3 levels of the library.

Our over 90,000 library items include approximately:

  • 20,000 Adult fiction items
  • 20,000 Adult non-fiction offerings
  • 2,000 Large Print items
  • 6,000 Young Adult titles
  • 3,000 Adult DVDs
  • 3,000 Children’s DVDs
  • 2,000 music CDs
  • 6,000 audio books (CD and cassette)
  • 15,000 Juvenile books
  • 14,000 Easy Picture books
  • Foreign language items in Chinese, Hindi, and Spanish

You may borrow up to 75 items at a time!

Interested in reserving either of the two meeting rooms? You may do so online by clicking on the room name below:

The Anthony Natelli Community Room
Small Conference Room