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


Thursday – January 26, 2017, 10:30 AM                                                                                                         Alachua County Library District Governing Board, Meeting Room A, Headquarters Library, 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville, FL.

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ACLD in the News

Posted by: NickieK
Interested citizens are encouraged to apply to join the Alachua County Library District Board of Trustees by February 10, 5 p.m.
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Law in the Library will cover the benefits and consequences of filing bankruptcy

Press Releases


The Library District's quarterly newsletter and program guide.

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