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Canton Public Library, serving an area of 21,000 residents, has a collection of 88,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 2,300 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 1,890 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 14 employees, of whom 5 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $105,000. Patrons make 132,000 visits annually, and check out materials 220,000 times. Forty-six percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 786 Washington St., Canton Massachusetts 02021 Telephone 781-821-5027

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Pomfret) Abington Social Library
(Ashland) Ashland Public Library
(Attleboro) Attleboro Public Library
(Brockton) Brockton Public Library System
(Canton) Canton Public Library
(Central Falls) Central Falls Free Public Library

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