LGBT Center of Raleigh

Mailing Address: 19 West Hargett Street Suite 507 - Raleigh NC 27601 - 919-832-4484

The LGBT Center of Raleigh is physically closed for programs due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but we continue to meet virtually! Those virtual offerings can be found here. If you have questions or are seeking resources, you can call 919-832-4484 seven days a week between the hours of 12pm and 4pm, and your call will be answered by a staff member or volunteer, or you can email

We are holding HIV and STI testing at our new location at 19 W Hargett St in downtown Raleigh every Monday from 5:00 pm to 7:45 pm.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Books in the Library

Library Card Registration

Current residents of Wake, Durham, and Orange counties are invited to register for a library card for book borrowing privileges.

To borrow books, a one-time membership fee of $5 per individual is required.

To borrow DVDs and CDs, a one-time Disc Club membership fee of $5 per individual is required.

Youth under the age of 18 can check out books for free.

However, Disc Club membership is only available to people age 18 or older.

Proof of current residence in the NC Triangle area and an active email address or phone number are required.

The library card application form is available here and also at the Center.

Library Card Application - Fillable PDF File

After downloading the online application form, please bring the completed form to the Center for processing during regular business hours.

600th LGBT Center library card issued in February 2014
Proud owner of the 600th library card • February 2014!

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