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Richard H. Thornton Library

Granville County, NC

Address: 210 Main Street
Oxford, North Carolina
United States

County: Granville View map of all libraries in Granville County.

Phone: 919-693-1121

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Library details: Richard H. Thornton Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Granville County Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 135,945 volumes. The library circulates 209,706 items per year. The library serves a population of 60,863 residents .

Other Info: The Richard H. Thornton Library is located in historic downtown Oxford. This is our main library and processes the bulk of the cataloging, mending and ordering of materials for our collections. It includes a children's collection, DVDs, videos and an adult reference section. Public access computers are available. The North Carolina Room contains our local history and genealogy collection. The Teen Room, is a space for young adults to relax, play a board game, and find books that appeal to their age.

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Statistics Public
Service Population 60,863Residents
Collection size135,945volumes
Annual Circulation209,706transactions
Expenditures Reported to Institute of Museum and Library Services
2012 $861,585$132,855$6,000
2010 $654,851$107,097$4,840

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wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemEvergreen -- Equinox Software2014
Previous Automation SystemSymphony
Previous Automation SystemNone
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the NCCardinal
Identifiers ID10792
WorldCat Registry ID81094

Record History: This listing was created on Feb 25, 2004 and was last modified on Mar 6, 2015.

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Richard H. Thornton Library
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