Please visit our E-Resources page for online services during this time.

Due to concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, we will be closing all SHRLS libraries to the public March 16th and re-open April 16th.  During this time, all fines will be waived until July 1st 2020.
We will have staff available to answer questions on-line through Facebook and by using the Contact US form.
During this time all digital resources will be available.  Resources include e-books,
e-audiobooks, magazines and more.
We will update our status as we are informed of new information and procedures in our continued efforts to help contain the potential spread of COVID-19 in our community.
Please visit us at or view social media updates on Facebook and Instagram.

Rome/Floyd County Library

Staff picks for January and February

Rome Library Events
coming soon

About the Library

Located next to the river on Riverside Parkway, the Rome-Floyd County Library serves as the headquarters to the Sara Hightower Regional Library System. Our library offers a variety of services to Rome residents including access to thousands of books, DVDs and audio; genealogical records; an ESL & Adult Learning Center; publicly available computers; free WiFi so you can bring your own laptop or Internet-enabled device; a complete history of Rome, Georgia; and our children’s program Story Time for children 18 months to five years old.


205 Riverside Parkway NE,
Rome, Georgia 30161

MON – THU: 8:30am – 8:30pm
FRI: Closed
SAT: 10am – 5pm
SUN: Closed