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Address:
2675 South 8950 West
Magna, Utah 84044
 
Manager:
Trish Hull
Hours:
Mon. - Thurs.
10 am - 9 pm
 
Fri. - Sat.
10 am - 6 pm
 
Closed Sundays
 
  • LEED GOLD certified building
  • Number of computers: 30.
  • 1 meeting room- 80 capacity 1 small room- 8 capacity.
  • WiFi access available.
  • Fabulous, interactive children's area with over 100 learning activities.
  • Platinum LEED certification pending.
  • 20,000 square feet.
  • The building has a beautiful plaza and is located on the 35 M Max bus route and the 35 bus route. It is 1/2 block form Copper Park and in the center of Magna Main Street. Senior Center is just down the street.
  • There is quiet study in the small conference room and a quiet area in the back of the library.
  • Have a nice Spanish Collection.

Energy & Environmental Design

 
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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. The library has been certified for the LEED Gold level which is the second highest certification awarded by the LEED organization.

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Kiosk

The Magna 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.

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Blue Sky

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 in May, 2011. 

Number of Items Owned: 100,000 items

More Upcoming Magna Library Events

 
  1. Library Orientation 5/31/2016

    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Magna Meeting Room
    Tue, 31 May 2016 16:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7vxAT9HkUapp7Nf7TJF%2bxZ9LfH2O%2f6HlZedAISU3bcDDm3s380iifs
  2. Afterschool Program 5/31/2016

    3:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Magna Meeting Room: Join us for a FREE afternoon snack and fun activity, every day after school! For ages 0-18 years old, everyone is welcome to drop by between 3:30-4:30 pm. Activities like Lego Club, Movie Matinees, and Art Classes rotate every day, so there's always something new!
    Tue, 31 May 2016 21:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7h0%2fwVNNh8diizjVZaFsvUlb%2fD5OTSxLkRczWGfqNeDP5TRrzS%2b9ZB
  3. Magna Kearns Youth Court Recruitment Party 5/31/2016

    7:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Magna Meeting Room: The Magna Kearns Youth Court is seeking teens for the 2016-2017 school year. Volunteers will help first-time low-level youth offenders find a better path through peer mentoring, mediation, and community service. This is a great opportunity to make a difference in the lives of your peers, and to gain valuable experience in the legal, criminal justice, and social services fields. If you will be in 9th-12th grade and live in Kearns or Magna, join us to learn more! Contact youthcourt@slco.org or call the Magna or Kearns Library for more information.
    Wed, 01 Jun 2016 01:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7yZoq2nq7UK3RHaEWF%2fadMV4533DaXYIPRyBx455cC%2fLUMo7Ok7vL3
  4. Library Orientation 6/1/2016

    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Magna Meeting Room
    Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4j1d0fsbeytDHmU7DJYMCmRJ3Hv6F4KWLXLDWk2KKmlcrkYXbC0yo4
  5. Afterschool Program and Snack 6/1/2016

    3:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Magna Meeting Room: Join us for a FREE afternoon snack and fun activity, every day after school! For ages 0-18 years old, everyone is welcome to drop by between 3:30-4:30 pm. Activities like Lego Club, Movie Matinees, and Art Classes rotate every day, so there's always something new!
    Wed, 01 Jun 2016 21:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J4SuK4yPepNTbjLtgF8rJUYIuFk5K5PYDAAYnKeSpBcWQ1VFdvJypE8
  6. Magna Chess Club 6/1/2016

    4:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Magna Meeting Room
    Wed, 01 Jun 2016 22:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7hnwUIRNcavEXrAPC1yLG%2frMz%2fuZQoaUYDX8ccVliWsbnT1%2fZhwcp5
  7. Library Orientation 6/2/2016

    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Magna Meeting Room
    Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7r7SP5ge1Cd%2fGCgqaCyVOs10R564IRRaLJb3U%2b8umDy80rRJf0MSYq
  8. We "Bear" Pride 6/2/2016

    3:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Magna Conference Room: We Bear Pride is a open-minded youth support group at the Magna Library. It is a safe space for teens of all gender identities and sexual orientations to support one another. Join us for snacks, crafts, films, book talks, service projects, and more! We meet every Thursday at 3:30—4:30 pm at the Magna Library. Ages 11-19 years old.
    Thu, 02 Jun 2016 21:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J5Mw1d%2b6cgUlQDO%2bKteXa0V%2b3U4VLY544kd%2f819A%2buLgmVsweYF%2bC6e
  9. Afterschool Program 6/2/2016

    3:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Magna Meeting Room: Join us for a FREE afternoon snack and fun activity, every day after school! For ages 0-18 years old, everyone is welcome to drop by between 3:30-4:30 pm. Activities like Lego Club, Movie Matinees, and Art Classes rotate every day, so there's always something new!
    Thu, 02 Jun 2016 21:30:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7h0%2fwVNNh8diizjVZaFsvUPB9hl1SIxG19e%2bTdSTxAkCoB7S2AOdvH
  10. 3D Printing 6/2/2016

    6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Magna Conference Room: Interested in learning more about our 3D printer? Stop by on Thursdays from 6-7 pm for a demonstration on how the printer works or to submit your designs to be printed! All ages welcome; children under 8 years old must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
    Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMThttps://calendar.slcolibrary.org/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J596ntJ3Jq0uVeHn4FQoA90nYx7ubQhjRwUrBKbGJgYJbHd8CBLYQzn
PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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ROOM RESERVATIONS

For more information, call our Customer Services Department at    (801) 943-4636 or register online.

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