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West Georgia Regional Library System, serving an area of 280,000 residents, has a collection of 420,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 12,000 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 14,700 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 69 employees, of whom 12 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 10 branch libraries, plus one bookmobile. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $440,000. Patrons make 840,000 visits annually, and check out materials 1,150,000 times. Thirty-eight percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 710 Rome Street, Carrollton Georgia 30117 Telephone 770-836-6711

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Roanoke) Annie L. Awbrey Public Library
(Anniston) Anniston-Calhoun County Public Library
(Ashland) Ashland City Public Library
(Atlanta) Atlanta Fulton Public Library System
(Atlanta) Atlanta Fulton Public Library System
(Heflin) Cheaha Regional Library

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