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.

20th Annual Bookmark Design Contest

Bookmark Design Entry Form
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.


21Jan '17

January Library Movie REPEATED Sat., Jan. 28!

The Florence Community Library invites you to a REPEAT of its January movie presentation.  Come to the library Saturday, January 28, at 1:00 pm for a repeat of our look at the career of actor/producer Tom Hanks, with the discussion followed by a showing of an acclaimed 2016 movie.  This ...

19Jan '17

20th Annual Bookmark Design Contest

The Florence Community Library is gearing up for National Library Week with its 20th Annual Bookmark Design Contest! The library invites you to showcase your artistic talents by designing your own unique bookmark. You may use dark colored markers, dark colored pencils or dark crayons. This year’s theme is "Libraries ...

11Jan '17

January Library Movie – Saturday, January 21

The Florence Community Library invites you to its January movie presentation on Saturday, January 21 at 1:00 pm. We will look at the career of actor/producer Tom Hanks, with the discussion followed by a showing of an acclaimed 2016 movie — all completely free of charge! Join us as we ...

10Jan '17

Florence Fire Chief at Library Coffee Club, Thursday, January 19

Meet Florence’s Fire Chief at the library’s January Coffee Club! David W. Strayer, Chief of the Florence Fire Department, will be the special guest at Coffee Club on Thursday, January 19, at 10:00 am. Come to the Florence Community Library to learn about the Department’s Fire-Safe Seniors Program, while enjoying ...

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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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