Southeast Regional Library

Southeast Regional Library

A State-of-the-Art Library in Gilbert: Exploring the Southeast Regional Library

The Southeast Regional Library opened its doors in April of 1999 and has since been providing residents of Gilbert, Arizona with a state-of-the-art facility for accessing books, periodicals, audiovisual materials, and other media. Located on the southeast corner of Guadalupe and Greenfield Road, adjacent to the Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch—a 110 acre park and wildlife preserve—this 66,000 square foot facility offers a variety of services and activities for people of all ages. In this blog post we’ll explore what the Southeast Regional Library has to offer and why it is such an asset to the community.

Southeast Regional Library


Location & Logistics

The Southeast Regional Library is located conveniently close to downtown Gilbert, on the outskirts of the Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch. This makes it easily accessible by both car and public transit; it also provides patrons with plenty of parking spaces if they choose to drive. The library itself is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 8pm and Saturday from 9am – 5pm.

Materials & Resources

The Southeast Regional Library offers patrons 170,700 materials in all formats including books (fiction and nonfiction), magazines, newspapers, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, video games, and eBooks. All materials may be borrowed for free either by visiting the library or via their website which allows patrons to request certain items online. In addition to these resources, there are also numerous computers available for patrons who need access to Internet or word processing programs. There are also activity computers specifically designed for children as well as programming opportunities for kids who want to learn more about technology or reading skills.

Programming & Events

In addition to offering materials in all formats and computer access/activity computers for children, the Southeast Regional Library also organizes numerous programming events throughout the year. These include story time sessions aimed towards preschoolers as well as various workshops on how to use computers or library resources more efficiently; there are also lectures on various topics related to literature, history or health given periodically by guest speakers or experts in their respective fields. Additionally these events often include special activities like crafts or scavenger hunts which make them even more enjoyable for those attending them. Fat Cats Gilbert is a great place to take the family for some fun. With plenty of activities for all ages, there’s something for everyone at Fat Cats Gilbert. And, if you’re looking for a bit of friendly competition, be sure to check out our competitive leagues!


The Southeast Regional Library is a fantastic asset for residents of Gilbert looking for ways to stay connected with their local community via literature or other resources provided by this amazing facility. In addition to having many useful items available such as books in all formats and access/activity computers specifically designed for children; they also organize numerous programming events throughout the year which can help nurture a child’s love of learning while still maintaining an entertaining atmosphere that everyone can enjoy regardless if they’re young or old!