Libraries in Alabama

 

Libraries in Alabama are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Alabama library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 52.22% of people who live in Alabama use the libraries every year. About 48,624 Alabamians visit the library every day of whom 11,701 use the provided public internet access computers and 2,785 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 215 Libraries
  • 1,029 Librarians
  • 4,660,983 Total Population
  • 2,433,799 Borrowers
  • 17,310,302 Visits
  • 34,602 Total Programs
  • $96,611,026 Cost To Run
  • 9,671,518 Books
  • 447,204 E-books
  • 443,970 Audio
  • 520,116 Videos
  • 47,497 Downloads
  • 4,782 Computers
  • 615,494 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
2003208
2004208
2005207
2006206
2007207
2008211
2009212
2010215
YearLibrarians
2003951
2004963
2005928
2006954
2007969
2008970
2009988
20101,029
YearNumber of Books
20039,147,358
20049,124,531
20059,424,177
20069,356,971
20079,483,342
20089,604,352
20099,570,993
20109,671,518
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,216,318
20072,237,170
20082,319,957
20092,422,430
20102,433,799
YearComputers
20032,939
20043,370
20053,614
20063,786
20074,098
20084,436
20094,513
20104,782
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20063,497,614
20074,254,102
20083,740,479
20094,217,488
20104,165,516
YearPrograms
2003-
200427,136
200523,934
200625,638
200726,080
200827,993
200930,821
201034,602
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
2004841,887
2005714,006
2006735,469
2007714,792
2008747,444
2009830,874
2010991,506
YearCost to Run
200375,184,851
200477,113,834
200580,427,967
200687,519,853
200792,566,034
200898,524,561
200996,662,381
201096,611,026
YearNumber of Ebooks
2003434,207
2004400,239
2005401,421
2006437,299
2007424,836
2008425,335
2009435,850
2010447,204
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003342,743
2004383,801
2005410,645
2006424,833
2007440,343
2008447,457
2009438,867
2010443,970
YearNumber of Videos
2003305,155
2004337,176
2005392,644
2006551,051
2007442,774
2008476,599
2009499,392
2010520,116
YearHours Open
2003581,671
2004589,000
2005584,784
2006588,125
2007596,235
2008613,637
2009622,076
2010615,494
YearPopulation
20034,447,100
20044,486,510
20054,468,398
20064,371,363
20074,297,870
20084,436,799
20094,629,616
20104,660,983