R.H. Johnson Library & Data Resource Center

13801 W. Meeker Blvd.
Sun City West, AZ 85379

Hours of operation

9 A.M. to 4 P.M.  Tuesday through Saturday

Navigation Links

  • Library Calendar
  • RH Johnson Online Catalog
  • Overdrive eBooks
  • RB Digital Magazines

    The Library is the most recognized building in Sun City West with its clock tower and chimes.  The Library was established in 1979 and houses 40,000+ items including regular and large print books, books on CD, periodicals, investment resources, and DVDs, as well as Reference and Homebound-Books by Mail services which are all available to Sun City West owner-members. Your Recreation Card is your Library Card. You must have a SCW Recreation Card to check-out materials.

    Loan Period

    Books and other materials 2 weeks
    DVDs 1 week


    Books and other materials: 10 cents per day
    DVDs: $1.00/day

    Book Drop Off

    Drop Boxes are located adjacent to Library.

    Online Catalog Instructions

  • Performing a Successful Search
  • Creating An Online Account
  • How to Place A Hold
  • How to Renew
  • Checking Your Account for Hold Status
  • Earl E. Mackert Data Resource Center

    Located in RH Johnson Library, the Center provides modern computer terminals with highspeed internet browsing as well as Microsoft Office 365 for residents of Sun City West and their visiting guests.
  • WiFi Warning and Disclamer
  • Computer rules
  • Public Access Internet Terms of Use
  • Friends of the Library & Endowment Fund

    Friends of the Library is Chartered Club known as the Friends of the R.H. Johnson Library.

    Throughout the year new books are being purchased and subscriptions maintained to more than 120 magazines, newspapers and financial reports. and they are all paid for by the Friends of the Library.

    The majority of the money for these materials comes from the Friends of the Library Endowment Fund. This fund is made up of contributions from residents of Sun City West who respond to our annual fund drive. Many companies will match the gifts of their former employees. The Friend of the Library is a 501(c) 3 organization, and such gifts are tax-deductible.

    Children's Department

    The Children’s Department offers puzzles, books, magazines, books on CD, and DVDs for Preschool through 6th grade.

    Special Holiday Story Times for youngsters visiting Sun City West feature exciting, kid-friendly stories and treats such as stickers, bookmarks, and coloring sheets.



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    The Recreation Centers of Sun City West Inc. is a not-for-profit 501c4
    Private Golf Community located in the Northwest Valley of Phoenix Arizona
    Administrative Offices: 19803 R. H. Johnson Blvd. Sun City West, AZ 85375 623-544-6100

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