Dee Brown



    location & hours
  • 6325 Baseline Road
    Little Rock, AR 72209
    501-568-7494
  • 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon., Tue. and Thu.
    10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed., Fri. & Sat.
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  • Library Manager: Joe Hudak

About Dee Brown Library

Dee Brown Library is nestled in the heart of southwest Little Rock and offers patrons a wide variety of adult and children's books as well as CDs, DVDs, and videocassettes. The 13,500-square-feet library, which opened in 2002, provides access to public study rooms, a meeting room, and an outside deck and boardwalk that lead from Baseline Road to the library.

People of the Library

Dee Brown was a novelist and historian. His most famous work, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, was published in 1970. Brown retired in Arkansas, his home state, in 1973, where he devoted his time to writing.

News & Announcements


Tax Assistance Available at CALS

Tax Assistance Available at CALS


Volunteers from Volunteers In Tax Assistance (VITA) will be at the Dee Brown and Nixon Libraries, as well as other locations in and around Little Rock, through April 15 to help qualified patrons file their tax returns. Consultation sessions will be available on a first come, first served basis. No registration is required at CALS branches.

Patrons interested in tax assistance from VITA should bring the following:

  • Picture ID for yourself and your spouse
  • Social Security Card for yourself and all family members you are claiming
  • ITIN’s
  • Dates of Birth for you and all family members claimed on return
  • W-2s for all jobs held in the previous year
  • Last year’s return & any other tax-related documents
  • Form 1099-G if you received unemployment
  • Form 1099-INT if you received interest from a bank account
  • Documentation of child care expenses (Child Care Agency ID or Social Security Number of provider
  • If you are filing with your spouse, please bring your spouse
  • A voided check for direct deposit
  • Forms 1095-A, B or C( Affordable Health Care Statement)

VITA volunteers will be available at the following locations and times:

DEE BROWN LIBRARY

  • 6325 Baseline Rd., Little Rock
  • 501-568-7494
  • Saturday, February 20 – 10am-2pm
  • Saturday, February 27 – 10am-2pm
  • Saturday, March 5 – 10am-2pm
  • Saturday, March 19 – 10am-2pm
  • Saturday, March 26 – 10am-2pm
  • Saturday, April 2 – 10am-2pm
  • Walk-ins welcome

NIXON LIBRARY

  • 703 W. Main Street, Jacksonville
  • 501-457-5038
  • Thursday, February 4 – 3:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 6 – 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, February 11 – 4:00-7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 20 – 9:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 27 – 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 5 – 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 10 – 4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 19 – 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 26 – 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 2 – 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 7 – 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • Walk-ins welcome