Pickens County Cooperative Library

PO Box 489 

155 Reform Street Room 120, Carrollton, AL 35447 

Located in the old DHR offices of the Carrollton Service Center. 

Hours of Operation

Tues - Friday.....8am - 4pm

Director -- Nelda B. Hudgins, M.Ed.

Contact Information
Telephone: 205-367-8407

Email: pickenslibrary120@gmail.com


Senior Outreach Project -- The PCCL has books available for check-out to the residents of Aliceville Manor and Arbor Woods Nursing Homes.  Donations of large print books or monetary donations are gladly accepted to support this project. 

Adult Literacy Program (Suspended at this time due to Covid and social distancing) -- Our library office offers individualized (one-on-one) reading instruction to adults.  The library uses computer software designed to reinforce reading and phonics skills as well as a curriculum designed for each student.  All instruction is held by appointment in the cooperative library office. 

InterLibrary Loan Service -- Patrons of the four city libraries may request books and materials that are not owned by their local library by contacting our office or your local library. Materials in the PCCL materials collection are not offered to the general public except by interlibrary loan to their local public library.

Puppets -- The library has a collection of 30 hand puppets available for check-out to local organizations such as day cares, schools, and churches.  Contact our office for more information.

Genealogy & History Materials --
 The PCCL has a small collection of genealogy and history materials focusing on Pickens County and Alabama.  These materials must be viewed on site.   

Patron Computer -- The library has 2 patron computers for public use.  Patrons must sign a computer usage agreement prior to use. 

Computer Printing & Copy Service -- All prints are 8 1/2 X 11

Black & white for 25 cents per page

Color for $1.00 per page 

This library is an administrative office that assists the four city libraries with operational needs.  Our library is supported by both the Pickens County Commission and the state of Alabama.

Pickens County Cooperative Library
Board Meeting Schedule – FY2022

November 10, 2021
February 9, 2022
May 11, 2022
August 10, 2022

Library Board meetings are held at 10am
in the conference room at
West Alabama Bank, Carrollton, AL.
(Unless otherwise announced) 

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Pickens County Cooperative Library System

Pickens County Cooperative Library