RH Johnson Library & Data Resource Center

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-plus 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.

Important Updates

FAQ & Information

How-To Videos

New Search option for Library Catalog

Finding Your iPhone

Using your iPhone for measuring and Leveling 

How to create a Sun City West library catalog account

How to check out eBooks from the library.

Announcements

The Adult Summer Reading Program starts Tuesday, June 8th.
Registration is now available, click here.
 

Earl E. Mackert Data Resource Center

Data Resource Center Sun City West AZLocated in R.H. Johnson Library, the center provides modern computer terminals with high-speed internet browsing as well as Microsoft Office 365 for residents of Sun City West and their visiting guests.

 

 

The Friends of the R.H. Johnson Library Endowment Fund

The Friends of the R.H. Johnson Library is a chartered club.

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 R.H. Johnson Library.
The majority of the money for these materials comes from the the Friends of the R.H. Johnson 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 Friends of the R.H. Johnson 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 sixth 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.

RH Johnson Library Map

RH Johnson Library

Helpful Links

Upcoming Events

  • Virtual Reality

    June 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on May 22, 2021 at 9:30 am

  • Virtual Reality

    June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on June 5, 2021 at 2:00 pm

  • Chess for Beginning Players

    June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 29, 2021

  • Virtual Reality

    June 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on May 22, 2021 at 9:30 am

  • Virtual Reality

    June 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on June 5, 2021 at 2:00 pm

  • THURSDAY NIGHT MOVIE – Knives Out

    June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Virtual Reality

    June 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on May 22, 2021 at 9:30 am

  • Virtual Reality

    June 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until June 24, 2021

    One event on June 5, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Loan Period
Books and other materials – two weeks
DVDs – one week

Overdue/Fines
Books and other materials – 10 cents/day
DVDs – $1.00 per day

Book Drop Off
Drop boxes are located adjacent to Library

 

Hours of Operation

Tuesday thru Saturday
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Address

13801 W. Meeker Blvd.
Sun City West, AZ 85375
623-544-6130