About

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

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING:

Monday – July 17, 2017, 10:00 AM 
PAL (Putnam, Alachua, Levy) Public Library Cooperative Governing Board   Meeting, Alachua County Library District Headquarters Library, Foundation Room, 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL.

Wednesday – July 19, 2017, 5:30 PM
Alachua County Library District Board of Trustees Meeting. Foundation Room, Headquarters Library, 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL.     

CANCELLED-Wednesday – July 19, 2017, 1:30 PM
Negotiations between the Alachua County Library District and the Communications Workers of America.  Foundation Room, Headquarters Library, 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL.                                                                       

See attachment for details.

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ACLD in the News

Posted by: NickieK
THINK...is your guide to Summer at the Library. Read it online or pick up a copy at your library.
Posted by: NickieK
Certificates were awarded to library staff, retiring county attorney was thanked and two library awards were announced.

Press Releases

THINK...

The Library District's quarterly newsletter and program guide.

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