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C. E. Brehm Public Library, serving an area of 24,000 residents, has a collection of 60,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 1,100 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 350 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 10 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $50,000. Patrons make 63,000 visits annually, and check out materials 147,000 times. Sixteen percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 101 South Seventh Street, Mt. Vernon Illinois 62864 Telephone 618-242-6322

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Salem) Bryan-Bennett Library
(Mt. Vernon) C. E. Brehm Public Library
(Ellis Grove) Central Public Library
(Centralia) Centralia Regional Library District
(Chester) Chester Public Library
(Fairfield) Fairfield Public Library

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