East 131st Street

3830 East 131st Street
Cleveland, OH 44120

Phone: 216-623-6941
Email: E131.Branch@cpl.org
Manager:

Hours

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: CLOSED

About

The East 131st Street Branch offers free wifi and public computers with Internet access. Printing, copying, scanning, and faxing services are available for a fee. The branch offers a spacious multipurpose room that can be reserved for meetings; please visit the branch to request a reservation. Free parking is available across the street.

History & Architecture

This gorgeous, historic branch is 14,100 square feet and is located in Cleveland’s Corlett neighborhood. One of the many Cleveland Public Library branches designed by local architecture firm Walker & Weeks, East 131st Street opened in 1929 and was renovated in 1979.

Special Features

The East 131st Street Branch is unique due to its many community partnerships, including The First Street Coalition and Mt. Pleasant MyCom.

In partnership with Mt. Pleasant MyCom, this branch offers a Resource Closet for teens and families. The closet provides gloves, hats, socks, household cleaning products, and toiletries such as body wash, lotion, and more.

Upcoming Events

  • FREE After School Tutoring and Homework Help

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Thursday, December 08 | 4 pm

    FREE after school tutoring and homework help for students in grades K – 12.  Monday – Thursday, 4 – 6pm at 14 branch locations: Addison, East 131st St., Fleet, Garden Valley, Glenville, Harvard-Lee, Hough, Langston Hughes, Memorial-Nottingham, Mt. Pleasant, Rice, Rockport, South Brooklyn, South.  
    No registration or appointments are needed. 

  • Duct Tape Universe

    East 131st Street
    Thursday, December 08 | 4:30 pm

    Create everyday objects from duct tape.

  • Express Yourself Art Workshops (grades 3 – 5)

    East 131st Street
    Friday, December 09 | 4:30 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  
    Free workshops for kids, offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio.

  • FREE After School Tutoring and Homework Help

    East 131st Street
    Monday, December 12 | 4 pm

    FREE after school tutoring and homework help for students in grades K – 12.  Monday – Thursday, 4 – 6pm at 14 branch locations: Addison, East 131st St., Fleet, Garden Valley, Glenville, Harvard-Lee, Hough, Langston Hughes, Memorial-Nottingham, Mt. Pleasant, Rice, Rockport, South Brooklyn, South.  
    No registration or appointments are needed. 

  • FREE After School Tutoring and Homework Help

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Tuesday, December 13 | 4 pm

    FREE after school tutoring and homework help for students in grades K – 12.  Monday – Thursday, 4 – 6pm at 14 branch locations: Addison, East 131st St., Fleet, Garden Valley, Glenville, Harvard-Lee, Hough, Langston Hughes, Memorial-Nottingham, Mt. Pleasant, Rice, Rockport, South Brooklyn, South.  
    No registration or appointments are needed. 

  • Scratch Paper Art for Kids

    East 131st Street
    Tuesday, December 13 | 4:30 pm

          Make an interesting picture by scratching lines and images on paper covered with a layer of black tempera paint.

  • FREE After School Tutoring and Homework Help

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 14 | 4 pm

    FREE after school tutoring and homework help for students in grades K – 12.  Monday – Thursday, 4 – 6pm at 14 branch locations: Addison, East 131st St., Fleet, Garden Valley, Glenville, Harvard-Lee, Hough, Langston Hughes, Memorial-Nottingham, Mt. Pleasant, Rice, Rockport, South Brooklyn, South.  
    No registration or appointments are needed. 

  • Express Yourself Art Workshops (grades 3 – 5)

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 14 | 4:30 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  
    Free workshops for kids, offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio.

  • FREE After School Tutoring and Homework Help

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Thursday, December 15 | 4 pm

    FREE after school tutoring and homework help for students in grades K – 12.  Monday – Thursday, 4 – 6pm at 14 branch locations: Addison, East 131st St., Fleet, Garden Valley, Glenville, Harvard-Lee, Hough, Langston Hughes, Memorial-Nottingham, Mt. Pleasant, Rice, Rockport, South Brooklyn, South.  
    No registration or appointments are needed. 

  • Duct Tape

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Thursday, December 15 | 4:30 pm

      Create fun and easy crafts using duct tape.

  • Express Yourself Art Workshops (grades 3 – 5)

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Friday, December 16 | 4:30 pm

    Let your voice be heard!  Tell your story through art…whether you're a beginner or ready to take your art to the next level.  
    Free workshops for kids, offered in partnership with the Art Therapy Studio.

  • Game Day

    East 131st Street
    Friday, December 16 | 4:30 pm

    Children, teens, and their families are invited to play a selection of games including Connect Four, Cornhole, Bowling, Giant Jenga, and more. 

     

  • Personalize Your Tumbler

    East 131st Street
    Tuesday, December 20 | 4:30 pm

    Learn how to personalize your tumbler or water bottle with permanent vinyl using a Cricut Machine and create your own one-of-a-kind design or a gift for someone special. 

  • Duct Tape

    Online Event presented by East 131st Street
    Thursday, December 22 | 4:30 pm

      Create fun and easy crafts using duct tape.

  • Duct Tape

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, December 28 | 4:30 pm

      Create fun and easy crafts using duct tape.

  • Duct Tape

    East 131st Street
    Wednesday, January 04 | 4:30 pm

      Create fun and easy crafts using duct tape.