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East St. Louis Public Library, serving an area of 32,000 residents, has a collection of 54,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 52 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 600 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 5 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library, plus one bookmobile. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $75,000. Patrons make 39,000 visits annually, and check out materials 75,000 times. Fifty percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 5300 State Street, East St. Louis Illinois 62203 Telephone 618-397-0991

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Brighton) Brighton Memorial Public Library
(Cahokia) Cahokia Public Library
(Centralia) Centralia Regional Library District
(Collinsville) Collinsville Memorial Public Library
(East St. Louis) East St. Louis Public Library
(Edwardsville) Edwardsville Public Library

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