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Middle Georgia Regional Library System, serving an area of 270,000 residents, has a collection of 520,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 2,600 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 1,150 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 88 employees, of whom 18 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 14 branch libraries, plus one bookmobile. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $480,000. Patrons make 1,050,000 visits annually, and check out materials 2,600,000 times. Twenty-one percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 1180 Washington Avenue, Macon Georgia 31201 Telephone 478-744-0800

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Griffin) Flint River Regional Library System
(Perry) Houston County Public Library System
(Macon) Middle Georgia Regional Library System
(Manchester) Pine Mountain Regional Library System

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