City of Oak Ridge Library Home    

located at:

1401 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN  37830

interim library director:

Julie P. Forkner
(865) 425-3455

The Oak Ridge Public Library serves a community of 29,330.  Oak Ridge is located 17 miles northwest of Knoxville, in East Tennessee, between the Cumberland and the Great Smoky Mountains.  Founded as a secret federal government project during World War II, our city continues to preserve and define a tradition rich with scientific and educational excellence.