"Bringing People Closer Together!"

The library will be open Mon.-Fri.9-5
Enter through the Main entrance only.
Washington Street Entrance is temporarily closed

Call 874-1725 for more information or to leave messages.
Regular library programs are postponed due to the virus concerns. Please stay safe. Wear your mask to protect yourself and others and keep a social distance when possible. Stay home if you feel sick or ask your doctor. Check the CDC website for more information.


Join us for bright colors, swimming fish, a furry hamster, and more fun in the Children’s Department. Programs and learning activities focus on building a love for reading from books to blocks and spaces for children and families to give cozy opportunities for time together.

Free audible stories!
Audible has provided a collection of free stories for kids to help them continue learning and enjoy their time at home. It is available to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone, or tablet.

Whether you join us for a delicious lunch event or participate in a special series, the library has programs to interest everyone. Keep on learning whatever your age!

Computers and WiFi are available in the library as well as copying, scanning, and faxing services. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher make the library computers a one-stop spot for most technology needs.

The library takes great pride in being a central part of this Selma and Dallas County community. Your support, whether it is to honor or remember a loved one, or to simply donate to the “greater good” of our area, means that you become a partner in serving the people of Sensational Selma, Alabama with the very best in library services and programs. We hope that such enrichment leads to better living for our families.

The Edwin Condie Godbold Local History Room houses an outstanding collection of historical and genealogical materials focusing on Selma and Dallas County, Alabama. The collection includes histories, genealogies, periodicals, census records, vertical files, maps, and photographs.

This is for in Library use only.

Ancestry Resource

Ancestrylibrary.org is available in the library. If you would like to access ancestry from outside of the library please send an email to reference@apls.state.al.us with the subject ALE Access to receive instructions.