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Howard County Library System

Howard County, MD

Address: 6600 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, Maryland
United States

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

Phone: 410-313-7750

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Library details: Howard County Library System is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Howard County Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 864013 volumes. The library circulates 7014250 items per year. The library serves a population of 281884 residents .

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Administration: The director of the library is Valerie Gross .

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in the United States

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Maryland

Statistics Public
Service Population 281,884Residents
Collection size864,013volumes
Annual Circulation7,014,250transactions
Expenditures Reported to Institute of Museum and Library Services
2012 $21,619,592$1,345,268$286,465
2010 $18,376,269$1,341,835$281,834

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wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11b but users can access with 802.11g

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2010
Previous Automation SystemHorizon2005
Previous Automation SystemDynix1993
Discovery Service (w/index)None2010
Previous Discovery productAquaBrowser Library
OpenURL Link resolverNone
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID1544
OCLC SymbolHO$

Record History: This listing was created on Nov 2, 1997 and was last modified on Mar 6, 2015.

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Howard County Library System
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