Library


Temple Terrace Public library

The Temple Terrace Public Library originally was established in 1959 by the Temple Terrace Women's Club. It was eventually taken over by the City and a Library Board appointed, making the Library eligible to be part of the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative. To learn more about the history, click here. 

Masks Required in City Buildings

All staff and members of the public entering City buildings including City Hall, the Family Recreation Complex, Public Works, Omar K Lightfoot Center and the Public Library are required to have their temperatures checked and to wear a mask. In-person library programs have been suspended until further notice. City facilities will be cleaned and sanitized regularly to further mitigate any spread of the virus. All are encouraged to wash hands frequently and avail themselves to hand sanitizer from dispensers placed throughout the buildings. Social distancing is encouraged. Individuals who are experiencing symptoms of the virus are requested to stay home.

Services Provided

Books, Movies, Music and more

The goal of the Temple Terrace Public Library is to meet the information and recreational needs of the residents of Temple Terrace and its surrounding environs by providing both print and non-print materials and engendering a lifelong love of reading and learning.

The Library also strives to broaden the horizons of its users, promote intellectual freedom, and provide for an enhanced quality of life. Much more than just books, the Library offers a host of electronic and other resources, including access to eBooks, streaming movies, databases for education, homework assistance and job search.


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Contact Us

  1. Karl Langefeld
    Department Director
    Leisure Services 
    Email

    Teressa Fraser
    Division Director
    Library Services
    Tel:   813.506.6770 
    Email

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  2. Hours of Operation


    • Monday - Thursday

    10am-8pm

    • Friday

    10am-6pm

    • Saturday

    9am-5pm







  3. Temple Terrace Public Library
    202 Bullard Pkwy.
    Temple Terrace, FL 33617

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