Glades County Library



Glades County is an amazing place that’s home to great people, an abundance of natural resources, and a diverse agricultural landscape. The people of Glades County are diverse in their heritage, colorful in their history, and strong in their faith. People get along with one another as evidenced by low instances of crime. The schools are small, the teachers are dedicated and the children behave most of the time.

Your Librarian:
Iris Perkins –

Our Address:
201 Riverside Drive
Moore Haven, FL 33471
Phone: 863-946-0744

Mon Closed
Tue 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sun Closed


Glades County Government

The Heartland Library Cooperative is a multi-county library as defined by Florida Statutes 257.171 and 257.172. Funding is provided via Florida State Aid for Libraries as administered by the State Library of Florida. Federal Library Services and Technology Act funds administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services have also been used for multiple projects. No funding is derived locally. 

Individual county systems and/or branches also receive County State Aid to Libraries grant funding, provided in the same method outlined above, and funding provided by their Board of County Commissioners. Glades County Library receives funding from the Glades County Board of County Commissioners, the County State Aid to Libraries grant and through the Glades Friends of the Library.