Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

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Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  Contact Us (Florence-Lauderdale Public Library).


350 N Wood Ave.
Florence, AL 35630-4709

Telephone:[1]  Reference Department 256-764-6564 ext. 42

Hours and holidays:[1]   Monday-Thursday 10-7, Friday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 1-5; Holiday schedule.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[2]Map and Driving Directions at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library (accessed 29 August 2012).</ref

  • From I-65: Take U.S. Hwy. 72 exit (Athens, AL). Travel West on U.S. Hwy. 72 for approximately 45 miles. This will bring you into Florence. Travel Hwy. 72/43 into Downtown Florence (becomes Tennessee Street). Turn North (right) onto Wood Avenue.
  • From the West: Travel East on U.S. Hwy. 72. This will bring you to U.S. Hwys. 72 & 43 in Muscle Shoals. Travel North on Hwys. 72 & 43 into Florence. Travel Hwy. 72/43 into Downtown Florence (becomes Court Street). Turn East (right) onto Tennessee Street. Turn North (left) onto Wood Avenue.

Internet sites and databases:

  • Florence-Lauderdale Public Library Internet site {create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.
  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

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  • The parking lot is located on the back side of the library facing Walnut Street.


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Alternate Repositories

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If you cannot visit or find a source at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

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Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


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