300 S 2nd St, Elkhart Indiana 46124
Elkhart Public Library, serving an area of 92,000 residents, has a collection of 320,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 18,900 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 23,000 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 78 employees, of whom 19 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 4 branch libraries, plus 2 bookmobiles. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $880,000. Patrons make 300,000 visits annually, and check out materials 1,050,000 times. Eighteen percent of all check-outs are children's materials.
Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Berrien Springs) Berrien Springs Community Library
(Bremen) Bremen Public Library
(Angola) Carnegie Library Of Steuben County
(Cassopolis) Cass District Library
(Churubusco) Churubusco Public Library
(Auburn) Eckhart Public Library
06/04 Coming to The Elkhart area
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