Library Bill of Rights

Alachua County Library District 
Policy Statement

Approved By:Date:
Board of Trustees8/21/02, 12/15/10, 7/21/21
Governing Board8/22/02, 2/10/11, 8/26/21



The Alachua County Library District supports the American Library Association's (ALA) Library Bill of Rights and its interpretations, and the ALA's Freedom to Read statement. These are the foundation for open and equitable access to the Library District's services, programs and other resources. Library District policies are based on the principles set forth in the following statements. The current copies if these policies can be found on the American Library Association (ALA) website.

  1. Library Bill of Rights including the interpretations.
  2. Freedom to Read statement.