Beverly Library

Beverly Library

About Beverly Branch

Neighborhoods Served

Beverly Hills

Morgan Park


Beverly Branch opened June 8, 2009.

Architectural features include cathedral ceilings and clerestory windows.

The branch features environmentally sustainable construction under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System developed by the U.S. Green Building Council.


Beverly Branch features artwork funded through the Percent for Art Ordinance administered by the City of Chicago Public Art Program:

a bronze sculpture entitled “Two Lovers” by Virginia Ferrari

a series of oil on canvas paintings entitled “Faces of Change” by Tim Anderson

five small and two large oil pieces on shaped birch entitled “Clerestory Suite” by Brian Ritchard

two archival ink jet prints entitled “Imaginary Play” by Cecil McDonald Jr.


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