Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

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=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===

Revision as of 17:59, 29 August 2012

Florence-Lauderdale Public Library

Contents

Contact Information

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

Address:[1]

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.

Directions,[2] and map:

  • 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.
  • Google map.

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

{Please briefly describe the strengths and weaknesses of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).[3] For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.[4]}

Tips

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

Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

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

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Contact Us at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library (accessed 29 August 2012).
  2. Map and Driving Directions at Florence-Lauderdale Public Library (accessed 29 August 2012).
  3. Source 2.
  4. Source 3.