Library 2017-08-18T08:00:56+00:00

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

The Deadline for turning in your bookmark is Friday, March 3rd.  The Winner will be contacted by phone and invited to the:

Bookmark Awards Ceremony
Friday, March 31, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Florence Community Library
778 N. Main Street

The Winning Bookmark will be printed and distributed during National Library Week, April 9-15, 2017.

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.


22Sep '17

October Library Programs

Monthly adult-focused programs return to the Florence Community Library, starting October 2017!   Fall/Winter programming is set to resume at the library, with a variety of activities to keep adults occupied.  Some of the monthly programs starting in October include:   Adult Coloring: Thursday, Oct. 5, 5:30 pm The Florence ...

13Sep '17

Library Intersession Programs: September 22 – October 6

Fall Intersession is almost here, and the Florence Community Library will offer daily activities to entertain kids and teens during the school break! Come to the library between September 22 and October 6 for a mix of activities for a variety of age groups.   Programs offered will include:   ...

30Aug '17

Family Storytime Returns to the Library, Starting Wednesday, Sept. 13!

Family Storytime returns to the Florence Community Library!   Starting Wednesday, September 13, children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to Storytime every Wednesday at 10 am. Join Miss Gloria for thirty minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, and fun! No advance registration required—Just show up at 10:00 ...

30Aug '17

Kaleidoscope Craft at the Library: Wednesday, September 6

The library will hold a Craft for all ages during the Florence Unified School District’s Early Release Day!   Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to the library on Wednesday, September 6 at 2:00 pm to create a homemade kaleidoscope!  This simple device uses reflective surfaces, angled ...

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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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