About the Hoover Public Library
Located in Hoover, Alabama, the Hoover Public Library has been on the scene since 1983. We hope to revolutionize the way you think about libraries. For more information out the City of Hoover, visit www.hooveralabama.gov.
The Hoover Public Library is a member library of the Jefferson County Library Cooperative. For more information about JCLC, visit jclc.org.
The overall purpose of the Hoover Public Library is to serve all the citizens of Hoover by offering the services, resources, and facilities to fulfill their informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs and interests. The term "citizens" encompasses individuals and groups of every age, education, philosophy, occupation, economic level, ethnic origin, and human condition.
|Circulation / Information||205.444.7800|
|Movies and Music||205.444.7815|
|Children's "Tele a Tale"||205.444.7838|
|Nonfiction and Reference||205.444.7840|
|Technology Hub (Class Signup)||205.444.7747|
|The Library Theatre / Box Office||205.444.7888|
|After Hours Book Renewals||205.226.3790|
|Monday - Thursday||9 a.m.||9 p.m.|
|Friday||9 a.m.||6 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m.||6 p.m.|
|Sunday||2 p.m.||6 p.m.|
Traveling west from Anniston / Leeds:
Follow I-20 West to I-459 South and exit at Hoover/Pelham exit #13. Turn right onto Highway 31 North. At the first light, turn right onto Municipal Drive. Library parking is immediately on the left.
Traveling east from Tuscaloosa / Bessemer:
Follow I-59 North to I-459 North and exit at Hoover / Pelham exit #13. Turn left onto Highway 31 North. At second traffic light, turn right onto Municipal Drive. Library parking is immediately on left.
Traveling south from Cullman / Birmingham:
Follow I-65 South to I-459 South and exit at Hoover/Pelham exit #13. Turn right onto Highway 31 North. At the first light, turn right onto Municipal Drive. Library parking is immediately on the left.
Traveling north from Montgomery / Alabaster:
Follow I-65 North to I-459 South and exit at Hoover/Pelham exit #13. Turn right onto Highway 31 North. At the first light, turn right onto Municipal Drive. Library parking is immediately on the left.
- Sara Rast
- Michael O. Krawcheck
- Hal Humphrey
- George Farmer
- Eloise Martens
- Mary Lou Allen, Emeritus (not pictured)
The Library Board meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Library Board Room, located on the Administrative Level of the Library. The public is invited to attend. If you desire to be notified of regular or special meetings to be conducted by the Library Board, contact Administration at (205) 444-7810. Adminstration will provide the necessary information to inform you regarding your placement on the official Notification List.
RESOLUTION OF THE LIBRARY BOARD OF THE CITY OF HOOVER TO PROVIDE THAT A NOTIFICATION LIST BE ESTABLISHED TO COMPLY WITH THE ALABAMA OPEN MEETINGS LAW AND TO ADOPT ROBERT'S RULES OF ORDER
Ranked fourth in the state in circulation, Hoover Public Library is the only single-unit library in Alabama to achieve such a high ranking.As part of the larger Jefferson County Library Cooperative, Hoover Public Library has the single highest circulation rate of the 42 libraries in the system.
The Hoover Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, creed gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status orany other legally protected status.
For current open positions with the City of Hoover go to www.hooveralabama.gov.
Look for the Job Opportunities link on the left hand side of the page.
|Monday||December 31, 2013||New Year's Day|
|Tuesday||January 1, 2013||New Year's Day|
|Monday||January 21, 2013||Martin Luther King, Jr. Day|
|Friday||March 29, 2013||Good Friday|
|Sunday||March 31, 2013||Easter|
|Monday||May 27, 2013||Memorial Day|
|Thursday||July 4, 2013||Indepenence Day|
|Sunday||September 1, 2013||Labor Day|
|Monday||September 2, 2013||Labor Day|
|Monday||November 11, 2013||Veteran’s Day|
|Wednesday||November 27, 2013||OPEN-Close at 6 pm|
|Thursday||November 28, 2013||Thanksgiving|
|Friday||November 29, 2013||Day after Thanksgiving|
|Tuesday||December 2, 2013||Staff Day
In accordance with City tree lighting ceremony
|Monday||December 23, 2013||OPEN-Close at 6 pm|
|Tuesday||December 24, 2013||Christmas Eve|
|Wednesday||December 25, 2013||Christmas Day|
|Tuesday||December 31, 2013||New Year's Eve|
|Wednesday||January 1, 2014||New Year's Day|