Welcome to the Huntsville Library Foundation

Founded in 1986, The Huntsville Library Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to advocate for the library and to acquire resources that enhance the library’s value to the community. This team of dedicated individuals works year-round to raise funds for the library’s 12 branches to better serve Madison County. With a voluntary board of directors, the Foundation believes that a great library helps make a great community

Keep your library great

We are happy to announce that we are entering our last fundraising stages for the South Huntsville Capital Campaign BUT, we need your help to get us there! Click here for more information.


'Build a Better World' with Summer Reading at your library

Build a Better World summer reading logoHuntsville-Madison County Public Library (HMCPL) is ready to "build a better world" with you. Join our Summer Reading Club by picking up information at your local library, available starting May 30. It’s easy and best of all, it’s free! All children through 5th grade may participate in a variety of programs throughout Madison County.

New library garden encourages connections with nature

Eleanor E. Murphy Learning Garden ribbon cuttingEleanor E. Murphy Public Library is celebrating 50 years of service to South Huntsville this year with a very special addition. Mayor Tommy Battle, City Council President Jennie Robinson, and Madison County Commissioner Phil Riddick will join patrons from the local community in a ribbon cutting ceremony on April 11 at 10 a.m., at the Murphy Library, 7910 Charlotte Drive in Huntsville.