Welcome to Abbeville Memorial Library!

McDonald's Is Doing Interviews at the Library!!!!

Starting July 17, 2014 McDonald's will begin it's interviewing process for the opening of their new location right here in Abbeville! To attend you MUST HAVE ALREADY APPLIED online and have received an invitation via phone. If you have not applied already you can apply at www.mcstate.com/37522. Please see the calendar at the bottom of this webpage to view full scheduled interview dates.

                               SNAPSHOT DAY!!!

On Wednesday September 24, 2014, Abbeville Memorial Library will be participating in the annual Snapshot Day: One Day in the Life of Alabama Public Libraries. We will take photographs and surveys to present real life library activity designed to illustrate the scope and benefits of library use. We encourage as many people as we know and you all know to come and visit us, get or renew library cards, and pick a great book or two, or ten to take home. Maybe a DVD or four! We cant wait to see you!!!

Introduction to Computers and Internet

    We are having a class dedicated to educating people across the spectrum on basic computer skills and internet knowledge. Thursday September 4, 2014 from 1-3 pm, marked our first seminar and we will be having our follow-up Tuesday September 16, 2014 from 1-3 pm. We will be giving a hands on lesson in the Need To Knows of today's computer and how to most productively navigate the internet. Sign Up sheets are posted at the front desk. Sign Up quick!!! 


Anyone with old yearbooks collecting dust, we would love for you to donate them. We have an amazing opportunity to have our collection put on microfilm, and we need to fill in some gaps!!! Anyone who attended or graduated from Abbeville High School or Abbeville Christian Academy within the years listed below, if you would like to donate your yearbook(s), we would greatly appreciate it!!

Abbeville High School:
1949, 1966, 1971, 1973, 1980, 1983, 1985, 1993, 1996, 2003, 2012, 2013, 2014

Abbeville Christian Academy:
1976, 1977, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

- Our patrons can now access the lost treasures of their family history by utilizing our newest service, Ancestry.com via ProQuest! When you visit us we can provide you with a web address that allows you to engage in a Genealogy search. Come and brush up on your family's history today!


We have course prep books available for checkout for a $20.00 deposit
ACT, GED, ASVAB, MAT, CDL EXAM (practice tests only),
Police Officer Exam, Civil Service Exam and more
 ask at the desk for more information.
Book Sale
Going on now. Prices $0.25 to $2.00 on used and new books.
Proctoring Services available
Call Deborah McLain, Library Director, for details and scheduling.

Library Calendar

Abbeville Memorial Library
301 Kirkland Street, Abbeville, AL 36310
Phone: 334-585-2818    Fax: 334-585-2819
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202-720-5964 (voice and TDD).  USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Operating Hours
9:00 am -5:00 pm
10:00 am -6:00 pm
9:00 am -5:00 pm
10:00 am -6:00 pm
9:00 am -5:00 pm
*Computers shut down 15 minutes before closing.

Library Board Trustees
*Maribeth Bedsole*
Catherine Killebrew
Elizabeth Starling
Willadean Hall