African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

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Inside this branch:

 stairs leading to second floor

 custom book shelves

 artwork on windows

2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Directions by Google Maps


Monday:  Noon-8PM
Tuesday:  10AM-6PM
Wednesday: Noon-8PM
Thursday - Sunday: 10AM-6PM

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This library has Wireless Printing available​​

About Us

 • Self-Guided Tour
 • Story of AARLCC

Special Collections​

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Features include
 • Literary collections of African-American authors
 • Books and artifacts from Africa, the Caribbean, and North/South America
 • Small Business Resource Center
 • Resources for information on local history  
 • Free wireless Internet access
 • 5,000-square-foot art gallery

Bus Routes
Routes 40 and 11 (3 block walk from NW 6 St/NW 19 Ave)

Neighboring Libraries:

Fort Lauderdale Branch exteriorFort Lauderdale Branch
1300 E Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, 33304

Riverland Branch exteriorRiverland Branch 
2710 W Davie Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, 33312

Tyrone Bryant Branch exteriorTyrone Bryant Branch
2230 NW 21 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, 33311

Lauderhill Central Park Library exteriorLauderhill Central Park Library
3810 NW 11 Place, Lauderhill, FL 33311