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Metropolitan Library System, serving an area of 660,000 residents, has a collection of 880,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 38,000 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 34,000 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.

Staffing consists of 260 employees, of whom 58 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. The system comprises one central library and 19 branch libraries. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $2,600,000. Patrons make 2,500,000 visits annually, and check out materials 4,800,000 times. Thirty-six percent of all check-outs are children's materials.

Location: 131 Dean A Mcgee Ave, Okla City Oklahoma 73102 Telephone 405-236-8635

Other Public Libraries nearby:
(Anadarko) Anadarko Community Library
(Binger) Binger Public Library
(Chickasha) Chickasha Public Library
(Crescent) Crescent Community Library
(Hinton) Hinton - Norman Smith Memorial Library
(Kingfisher) Kingfisher Memorial Library

02/06 Coming to The Okla City area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival, OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.