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River Valley District Library, serving an area of 7,200 residents, has a collection of 30,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 840 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 2,700 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. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $37,000. Patrons make 40,000 visits annually, and check out materials 92,000 times. Forty-two percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 106 North High St. P.B. 10, Port Byron Illinois 61275 Telephone 309-523-3440

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