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Alachua County Library District

Library Website:

Library hours:

Phone numbers:

Text: 352-578-1184


Dummy Log In: DO NOT SHARE WITH USERS -22054000770025

Catalog Questions

Link to catalog:


Purchase Suggestions:


Password Help: 4-digit birth year unless patron changed it.  Reset:

If no email on file in Polaris, call 352-334-3950 and confirm account info for password reset.

Library Card Issues:

Ebook Help:

Printing: 10¢ for B/W copies or prints; $1.00 for color copies or print (at select locations)

Ask a Librarian Public FAQ:

Research Help

Link for databases or to database search page:  or

Other Helpful Information


Circulation Policy:

No overdue fines. No online registration. Cards expire every 2 years and must have a $0 balance to renew. Can pay charges online if over $5.

Only Alachua, Levy, and Putnam County patrons may access OverDrive.




Literacy Program:

Meeting Room Reservations:


Free wifi at all library locations. Can print from Windows and OSX laptops only, by installing a print client.


Downloadable Media:

Digital access to OverDrive (eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Magazines), Freegal (eMusic), Flipster, and O’Reilly (eBooks and eVideo)

Genealogy and Local history: A genealogy collection is available at the Headquarters Library. Our collection focus is the Southeastern US states of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama.

Heritage Collection consists of over 250 historical photographs from our area, including local landmarks, family portraits, historic maps, community events, natural disasters, and other items of local interest.

Site Coordinator Contact

Robert Rieders