RH Johnson Library
13801 W. Meeker Blvd. Sun City West, AZ. 85375
Hours: Tue-Sat 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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. The library also has a data resource center with public-use computers that are free to use. Your Recreation Card is your Library Card. You must have an SCW Recreation Card to check out materials.
You can view our floor plan here: Library Floor Plan
FAQ & Information
Creating an Account Online
Culture Pass Program
How to Place a Hold
How to Renew
Performing a Successful Search
Books and other materials – two weeks
DVDs – one week
Books and other materials – 10 cents/day
DVDs – $1.00 per day
Book Drop Off
Drop boxes are located adjacent to Library
Finding Your iPhone
Using your iPhone for measuring and Leveling
How to create a Sun City West library catalog account
RH Johnson Library Map
Beardsley Recreation Center
Earl E. Mackert Data Resource Center
Located 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 Website.
Throughout the year new books are being purchased and subscriptions are 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 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.
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 features exciting, kid-friendly stories and treats such as stickers, bookmarks, and coloring sheets.
Friends of the Library
Virtual RealityMarch 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Virtual RealityMarch 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Club Display- Creative StitchersMarch 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Beginners ChessMarch 29 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble!March 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm