Rooker



    location & hours
  • 11 Otter Creek Court
    Little Rock, AR 72210
    501-907-5991
  • 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon. Wed., & Thu.
    10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tue., Fri. & Sat.
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  • Library Manager: Audrey Taylor

Oley E. Rooker Library, located in the southwestern area of Little Rock, is the newest library in the the Central Arkansas Library System. The 13,500 square foot building provides books, audiovisual, and electronic materials for children, teens, and adults, as well as public computers, wireless access, programs for all age groups, and a meeting room.

People of the Library

The library was named for Oley Eldon Rooker, an active advocate of the southwest Little Rock community for many years.

News & Announcements

Tax Assistance Available at CALS

Tax Assistance Available at CALS

Volunteers from Volunteers In Tax Assistance (VITA) / Central Arkansas Development Council (CADC) will be at Dee Brown Library, 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 to low and moderate income families. No registration is required at CALS branches.

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

  • Picture ID for you and your spouse
  • Social Security card for you and anyone you’re claiming
  • Dates of birth for you and anyone you’re claiming
  • W-2s from all jobs held in 2014
  • Last year’s return and any other tax documents
  • ITINs
  • Form 1099-G if you received unemployment
  • Form 1099-INT if you received interest from a bank account
  • Forms 1095-A, B or C (Affordable Health Care Statement)
  • Health Insurance Card
  • Documentation of any child care expenses (Child care agency id or provider’s Social Security number)
  • If you are doing a direct deposit, bring a voided check
  • If you are filing with your spouse, please bring your spouse

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

  • Dee Brown Library
  • 6325 Baseline Rd., Little Rock
  • 501-568-7494
  • Saturday, 2/7, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4 – 10am-2pm
  • Walk-ins only
  • Tuesday, February 3 - April 14 – 10am - 3pm
  • Appointments only – call 326-6203