Sargent Township Library, serving an area of 800 residents, has a collection of 8,800 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 19 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 350 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes.
Staffing consists of one employee, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $3,400. Patrons make 2,800 visits annually, and check out materials 5,600 times. Sixty-six percent of all check-outs are children's materials.