Resource Library

We have the most extensive library of resources relative to the adoptive family in the state! Books, videos, brochures, self-study courses and more are available for loan by filling out a form on the internet or calling toll free (1-866-803-2722).

The state's experts on adoption and parenting have put together resources to serve adoptive families, waiting families (including foster families with a plan for adoption) and service providers.

You can visit our main library in Birmingham. It's located at 181 West Valley Avenue, and is open from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Mini- libraries also are located in Dothan , Huntsville , Mobile and Montgomery.

If a library visit is not convenient, check out is available by filling out a form on the Internet. Postage and packing are included in an effort to make this service convenient and easy for you.