Slater Public Library, serving an area of 2,100 residents, has a collection of 22,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 46 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 63 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of one employee, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $3,600. Patrons make 3,600 visits annually, and check out materials 15,400 times. Forty percent of all check-outs are children's materials.