And yes, that is a big quill pen statue in front of the library. It is rather cool looking.
The Scottsdale Civic Center Library has over 800,000 items and circulates over 2 million items pr year. It is located at the Civic Center Mall.
The architect was Bennie Gonzales, who designed the majority of Scottsdale's municipal buildings, including city hall. He was recognized with over 131 architectural design awards.
Join a book club or just check it out at Scottsdale Civic Center Library. The phone number is 480.312.READ (7323). The address is 3839 N. Drinkwater Boulevard. Scottsdale has five city operated libraries.