The Florence Library houses approximately 12,000 items in our collection. Special sections include Texas fiction for children and adults, Texas non-fiction, Texas reference titles, and a growing collection of Spanish language titles for adults and children. Local archival records are also on file.
There are four public computer stations, one iPad, one Chromebook, two children’s Kindle tablets and free wi-fi service at the Library. The tablets and Chromebook are available for Florence Library card holders and are for library use only.
Library cards are free with a valid form of identification and proof of residence. Check-out time is 3 weeks for all materials except Reference materials (reference materials may be checked out for 24 hours, with special permission). Overdue fees are 0.10 per item, per day (with one grace day). Books may be renewed by phone or online by logging into your account at the top right side of the catalog page. Enter your library card number and PIN (your phone number). You can renew your materials by clicking on My Account.
TexShare Cards – After you have been a member of the Florence Public Library for three months, and your record is free of fines and fees, you are eligible to receive a TexShare card, which gives you borrowing privileges at many public and academic libraries in Texas. Nearby libraries that participate in this program include Temple Public Library, the Lena Armstrong Public Library in Belton, Southwestern University, Georgetown Public Library, Round Rock Public Library, and UT-Austin. Your TexShare card must be renewed annually. Ask at the circulation desk for more information
The library also offers:
Incoming and outgoing fax services at 0.50/pg.
Copies & prints from computer terminals at 0.10/pg.
1-254-793-2672 * fax 1-254-793-2102 * 207 E. Main St., Florence, TX 76527 * library@
Mailing address: P.O. Box 430, Florence, TX 76527
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