Herriman, Utah 84096
10 am - 9 pm
10 am - 6 pm
- Herriman Library opened on October 23, 2010.
- The library is centrally located on Herriman Main Street, next to the J.L. Sorenson Recreation Center.
- The library occupies a 20,000-square foot building with 25 Internet computers, wireless Internet access, and 6 self-checkout stations.
- The library offers three public meeting spaces: a large meeting room for up to 77 people; an two conference rooms that seat 6 or 4 people.
- The library was designed and built to be "green," with energy and economic efficiency, and with sustainable materials. The building is heated and cooled using a geothermal system instead of natural gas.
- The library features, "Monument to Time," a giant sculpture of stone, steel, and wood, by Israeli-born artist IIan Averbuch. The sculpture is located between the library and recreation center.
Energy & Environmental Design
This new library was designed for world class energy savings, minimal environment impact, and conservation of resources. Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) is a set of sustainable principles that can be used to ensure new buildings are designed and constructed with relevant environmental considerations. This new library is in the process of being evaluated for the LEED Platinum level which is the highest certification awarded by the LEED organization.
The Herriman library energy production, its energy consumption, the weather at the library and many other parameters can be viewed at the online smart building kiosk. Many of the design features that make this library a model for energy & environmental design can be viewed in the "green features" section of the kiosk. Check it out.
There are numerous reasons to build a "green building." Environmental benefits include the enhancement and protection of ecosystems and biodiversity, the protection of air and water quality, the reduction of solid waste and the conservation of natural resources. Health and community benefits include improving air, thermal and acoustic environments, enhancing occupant comfort and health, minimizing strain on local infrastructure and contributing to overall quality of life. There are also significant economic benefits like reducing operating costs, enhancing building and land values, improving productivity and learning, and optimizing life-cycle economic performance.
Salt Lake County Library is proud to partner with Rocky Mountain Power for the Blue Sky renewable energy program which generates electricity with little or no emissions. It effectively uses resources that replenish themselves naturally, like wind, solar and biomass. The use of renewable energy at Herriman and Magna Libraries during 2011 had the equivalent environmental benefit of hundreds of thousands of miles not driven or thousands of trees planted. Thank you for supporting your community library and helping us help the environment of the Salt Lake valley.
For more information you can visit www.rockymountainpower.net/bluesky.
The new library opened on October 23, 2010.
Number of Items Owned: 108,000 items
More Upcoming Herriman Library Events
10:15 AM to 10:30 AM - Herriman Library: Teens, grades 6-12. How well do you know the X-Men? Fill out the trivia form provided at the library and you’ll be entered into a drawing for a $10 Megaplex Movie gift card to see the movie! All teens who enter also get a prize.Mon, 02 May 2016 16:15:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7iBsNZ8z%2bKmz%2fti0cSmFvb6PcmIczDDMqTi30n4Mzvfpis9WXqz3%2fV
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Herriman Library: This event at Herriman Library is Great Reads for Girls: A Mother/Daughter Book Club. For girls ages 8-12 with mom or another caring adult. Join us for lively discussions, activities, friendship, and fun! This month's book is "Zita the Spacegirl" by Ben Hatke.Fri, 06 May 2016 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4wpxlXG8vWtss09DONtWTMt%2bfesQbVNxBySdA%2bMCGsMqbkKiuig2XF
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Herriman LibraryMon, 09 May 2016 22:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4B4NHNoW%2fSoetDc6SjCp4LzEzsdE5rFvVpV95jzITXrvCIqjCD%2f59%2f
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM - Herriman Meeting Room: Books, games, crafts and fun adventures await you! Drop by during the hour to discover exciting topics, books, authors and more. For children, ages 5 to 11. Families welcome. No registration required.Tue, 10 May 2016 22:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4Mv%2fX6ArudV%2bgvxVFTv1WdpQkutJba%2b%2fUzxfmUQvNlsxf6AsNWFYWi
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Herriman LibraryThu, 12 May 2016 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J57SINq88fkJh07s4nS7USAWjvgs86R7d2WYUmEUc8HU22pvy%2b%2blA14
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Herriman Meeting Room: This event at Herriman Library is Great Reads for Girls: A Mother/Daughter Book Club. For girls ages 8-12 with mom or another caring adult. Join us for lively discussions, activities, friendship, and fun! This month's book is "Zita the Spacegirl" by Ben Hatke.Fri, 13 May 2016 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6wC0Lu8L1%2ftHHMU3JCRb2ofL0e%2f8EcHvoisNa%2bcf56RpZVgSPDaGb1
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Herriman Library: We need motivated, ambitious & service-minded teens to join our teen advisory board! You can help at teen library programs, suggest programming ideas, meet new friends, & earn volunteer hours. To join, please pick up an application at the information desk.Sat, 14 May 2016 17:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6oYu043kaEDVvkzPTvSVTKwL6E%2ft4magB79e6UqoxGLUSgUJ8DGYpr
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM - Herriman Meeting Room: FLIP OUT WITH BIG NATEAre you “destined for greatness?” Show off your greatness with some Big Nate shenanigans! Based on the Big Nate series.HERO ADVENTURE CLUBAdventures, activities, and action-packed fun geared for guys in grades 1 to 6! Join us for monthly programs based on exciting topics that boys love! (Attendance is limited. Pick up a free ticket at the reference desk starting 15 minutes before the program begins. Please arrive on time and stay for the entire program.)Tue, 17 May 2016 22:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4IMoc3yfXwLm59J7GXUDd1Z4Pn5I%2fltvK9qWq%2ffnICJs5mtgHWtpdA
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Herriman Meeting Room: Relax your mind and color your worries away! At this new coloring program for adults (ages 18 and up), join us for soothing music and a chance to unwind and unplug. Coloring pages and supplies provided.Want to know more about the benefits of coloring for adults? Take a look at these links:http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2015/11/14/why-latest-coloring-book-craze-can-good-you/75723218/http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/13/coloring-for-stress_n_5975832.htmlThu, 19 May 2016 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5oVqbQDAB7%2b8b5BXsSESotV7ZW%2fLJDFOEgaRGs4kWKeCPgq7dLmJFs
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Herriman Meeting Room: Teens, grades 6-12. Using the power of sunlight, create a cockroach that dances in the sun! All supplies provided, while supplies last.Thu, 19 May 2016 21:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J6F17RUuuXZWKVrMUyeSJNOojkuZ0X%2bei6cdf3bmKeJYk3%2bsUN4l7V4
For more information, call our Customer Services Department at (801) 943-4636 or register online.Online Room Reservations