Mission of the Emmet O'Neal Library

It is the mission of the Emmet O'Neal Library to provide quality library and informational services for all the people of our community.

Goals of the Emmet O'Neal Library

    • To provide the most up-to-date reference and literary materials available.
    • To encourage a love of reading and learning in our young people.
    • To serve as a cultural and learning center for our community.
    • To provide a convenient, attractive, and contemplative environment.
    • To utilize the most effective technology.
    • To maintain a well-trained, service-oriented, and friendly staff.

Library Director

Lindsy Gardner

(205) 445-1192

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Library Board of Trustees

Patrick S. Carlton

Susan S. Elliott, Vice-Chair
Nancy Long

Penny W. Page, Chair

J. Bennett White


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Adult & Reference Department 445-1121
Bookkeeping 445-1160
Children's Department 445-1111
Circulation Department (library cards, renewals, fines, etc.) 445-1101
Donations and Memorials 445-1129
Information Technology 445-1115
Meeting Room Rental 445-1129
Technical Services 445-1124

Winter Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  |  Wed - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Fri, Sat - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  |  Sun - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Summer Hours: Mon, Wed, Thu - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Tue - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.  |  Fri, Sat - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  |  Sun - Closed