The Alachua County Library District (ACLD) is an independent special taxing district and the sole provider of public library services to approximately 250,000 citizens in Alachua County, with 12 branch locations, two bookmobiles, and multiple deposit collections.  ACLD's goal is to provide all community members with free, open and equal access to education, information, and entertainment.

Mission Statement

Alachua County Library District: a key to building a better community by creating opportunities to participate, connect and discover.

Planning Documents

ACLD in the News

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All interested citizens are encouraged to apply for two vacancies on the Alachua County Library District Board of Trustees by February 9, 2018.
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THINK...the quarterly newsletter & event guide is now available online and at your local library.

Press Releases


The Library District's quarterly newsletter and program guide.

Cover image of library's winter Think quarterly publication featuring the Author Series.

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