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Texas County Library, serving an area of 23,000 residents, has a collection of 54,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 420 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 2,400 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 6 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 3 branch libraries. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $22,000. Patrons make 210,000 visits annually, and check out materials 84,000 times. Thirty-two percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 117 W. Walnut, Houston Missouri 65483 Telephone 417-967-2258

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Van Buren) Carter County Library
(Ava) Douglas County Public Library
(Eminence) Eminence Public Library
(Seymour) Seymour Community Library
(Houston) Texas County Library
(Marshfield) Webster County Library

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