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Florence Community Library

The Florence Community Library will help all residents:


  • Address the desire for self-directed personal and educational growth
  • Find information about career opportunities and business and economic development
  • Fulfill their appetites for popular cultural trends and satisfying recreational experiences
  • Locate information on an array of topics, including Florence’s community resources


Your free library card is your ticket to adventure, travel and suspense. Enjoy a bone-chilling mystery unraveled by Hercule Poirot, peer into the mind of Aristotle or delve into a swashbuckling adventure with Robin Hood.


The library has access to virtually any large or regular print book, CD, DVD, audiotape or videotape in any language through a computerized network linking thousands of libraries worldwide.


Special sections of the Florence Community Library are devoted to the Southwest collection and Internet access.

Yes! The library is pleased to offer wireless Internet access to our patrons. Simply bring your wireless-enabled laptop computer or other device to the library, turn it on and go. There is no charge to use the service, and there is no waiting for an available PC. In order to connect, your computer must have a Wi-Fi-compatible network card installed (802.11g or higher). Wireless users agree to abide by the “Wireless Internet Access Policy.” Copies of the policy are available at the Circulation Desk.
Free library cards are available to all residents of Pinal County. Library cards are available to out-of-county patrons for a small fee.

To obtain a library card:
• Visit the Florence Community Library.
• Bring your picture I.D. and proof of mailing and residential addresses (utility bill, voter’s registration card, etc.).
• If you are age 14 or younger, your parent or guardian must be present and provide identification.

When patrons are first issued a borrower’s card, they will be limited to borrowing two (2) items from the library’s circulating collection. After those materials are returned, patrons may borrow up to twenty (20) items at one time.

Books 20 items
Audio 5 items
DVDs 2 items
Video Games 2 items

Items may be kept for the following lengths of time:
Books 3 weeks
Audio 3 weeks
DVDs 1 week
Video Games 2 weeks

For your convenience, a book drop is available for the return of library materials during the hours the library is closed. Prompt return of library materials ensures for everyone better access.

We do not charge fees for overdue items, but those who do not return library items promptly may find their privileges limited. Renewal of your library materials can be done as long as the materials you are renewing haven’t been requested by another patron. You may bring your materials into the library for renewal; call the automated renewal line at 520-866-6032; or sign into your account.

Please have your patron bar-code (library card number) and password (pin number) ready.

You can renew your materials up to two (2) times.


14Aug '18

Family Flick at the Library: Wednesday, Aug. 22

Enjoy a free family flick at the Florence Community Library!   At 2:00 pm on Wednesday, August 22, the library will have a free showing of a well-loved animated movie. Help fill the long Early Release Day afternoon with adventure and laughter. Feel free to bring snacks or soft drinks ...

1Aug '18

August Library Movie: Saturday, August 11

The Florence Community Library’s August movie presentation will focus on the rise of faith-based films. Come to the library on Saturday, August 11 at 1:00 pm for a brief discussion, followed by a FREE showing of a recent, fact-based drama.   In early and classic cinema, Biblical epics and films ...

30Jul '18

Paper Car Craft at the Library: Wednesday, Aug. 8

Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to a free Family Craft at the library at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, August 8.   Ms. Gloria will guide participants in creating paper roll race cars! Use paper tubes, cardboard, a bit of glue, and a few optional decorations to ...

26Jul '18

Water/Ways Story Deadline Extended!

The Florence Community Library is extending the deadline for Water/Ways Stories. You now have the rest of the year to turn in your story to become part of the upcoming Smithsonian exhibition!   Water/Ways, a Smithsonian on Main Street Exhibition, is coming to Florence this year, from November 17 – ...

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778 N. Main Street
PO Box 2670
Florence, AZ 85132

Phone: 520-868-8311
Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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