Gulf Shores Library Today
Thomas B. Norton Public Library
West 19th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL
Monday and Tuesday : 10am - 8pm
Wednesday to Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 3pm
The Thomas B. Norton Public Library, more commonly known as the Gulf Shores Public Library, is a branch of the Baldwin County Library Cooperative. Whether you are resident within the Gulf Shores community or a visitor from out-of-town you are sure to find that this library has much to offer for your reading, enrichment, or research endeavor. Filled with the latest in modern technology, the Gulf Shores Public Library has come a long way over the past 6 decades.
When visiting the Gulf Shores Public Library you have access to free WiFi using Gulf Shores Public or Gulf Shores Library networking systems. Public internet access is available on all computers throughout the library for your online research needs. When visiting the Gulf Shores Public Library you will find that you have the ability to use photocopying machines, printers, fax equipment, and reputable notary services all located in one place. To accommodate the people on the go Gulf Shores Public Library does now offer a catalog app for Android or iPhone users. A library card is required to use the services or check out books from the Gulf Shores Public Library, but anyone that has a pictured identification card and valid address can obtain a library card simply by filling out a simple application. For your convenience you can fill out an online application for your own library card from home, work, or other computer networking system.
Gulf Shores Public Library is focused on empowering people. The library does offer computer classes for individuals that want to learn how to stay up-to-date in a world that is constantly changing. The library understands that not everyone has the extensive amount of time or financial resources available to take computer courses at training centers or colleges in the area. Online classes for additional learning opportunities are available through Universal Class, a training program offered by the library system.
Whether you wish to continue your education or conduct ancestry related research, you will find that the Gulf Shores Public Library has everything you need to success in your venture. You will find the staff of the library to be supportive and provide the assistance that will make a world of difference in your quest. The Gulf Shores Public Library first began by citizens of the community joining forces to empower the citizens of their area. You will find that this is ultimately still the focus of the library that is available today.