Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library, serving an area of 12,000 residents, has a collection of 28,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 960 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 340 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 4 employees, including one fully accredited librarian, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $8,400. Patrons make 19,800 visits annually, and check out materials 35,000 times. Twenty-nine percent of all check-outs are children's materials.