Riverdale Branch Library Library Hours:
Closed for renovations. 

Curbside Holds Pickup:
No curbside service is available at this time. 

Temporary, limited public service is now available at the Alva Community Center, located at 21471 N River Road, Alva, FL 33920.

Hours of Service:
Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For details, see our Service FAQ.

239-533-4370 Voice

Branch Manager:
Alyssa Diekman


  • Public computers are available to library card holders and visitors.
    • Computers are shut down 15 minutes prior to closing.
  • Meeting room available (capacity 76 people); review the guidelines or apply for use.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Print and scan capabilities - Closed for renovations.
    • Mobile Printing: Print from anywhere, pick up at the library
      How to Print from the Website

      Step 1: https://printeron.net/lcls/riverdale
      Step 2: Select a printer (B&W or Color)
      Step 3: Enter an email address
      Step 4: Use the Browse button to find and select the file to print
      Step 5: Click on the green printer button to send the print job
      Step 6: At the print release terminal, enter the same email address used in Step 3.
      Step 7: Select, print, and pay for the print job per the normal procedure.

      How to Print from the App

      Step 1: Add a printer: Tap “No Printer Selected” across the bottom of the main screen, and then tap on “Search” to search for a Lee County Library System (LCLS) branch location.

      All the Lee County Library System libraries begin with LCLS, for instance: LCLS Riverdale. Tap on the “i” icon next to the “Black and White” or “Color” printer and tap “Save”.

      Step 2: Select a file: From the main screen, select the type of file to print: Documents, Photo, or Web. Follow the prompts to browse and select the file to print. Once selected, tap on the green Print button.

      Step 3: Enter email address:  Enter an email address and tap on the checkmark icon to send the print job. Use the same email address to release the print job at a print release station. A blue banner will display when the print job is started and then a green banner will display when the print job successfully processes.  Your print job will be available at the Print Release Terminal at the library you selected. Enter the email address you used to pay for and retrieve your print job.

      Download the App

      Apple App Store

      Google Play

      How to Print from Email

      Step 1: Compose or forward an email to the selected printer’s email address.

      Step 2: Select and attach any files you want to be printed to your message.  Each attachment will be treated as a separate document to be printed, in addition to the original email.

      Step 3: Send the email.  You will receive a confirmation email when your print job has been processed. Your documents will be available at the Print Release Terminal at the library you selected. Enter your email address to pay for and retrieve your document(s).

Events and Programs:
See all programs happening on our Calendar of Events.

About Riverdale Branch Library:
The original Riverdale Branch Library opened on Aug. 19, 1991, as the 10th service location in the Lee County Library System. In 2007, a new site was picked and a library designed to fit the growing community. The new Riverdale Branch Library opened in January 2009.

Friends of Riverdale Branch Library:
The Friends of the Riverdale Branch Library group is a non-profit, volunteer organization that helps library staff raise awareness of the library’s cultural and educational assets in the community by enhancing programming and services through the development of supplemental financial resources. Resources are made possible through membership fees, donations, fundraising events, book sales and grants from outside organizations. 

Meeting Frequency: October, November, January, April
Meeting Date/Time: Second Thursday of the month @ 12:15 p.m.
Meeting Location: Riverdale Branch Library
Friends Telephone: 239-533-4370
Contact: friendsorl@gmail.com