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Simmons Library

Kenosha, WI


Library Hours
Day
Open
Close
SundayClosed
Monday9:00 am 8:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am 8:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am 8:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am 8:00 pm
Friday9:00 am 6:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am 5:00 pm

Address: 711 59th Place
Mail: PO Box 1414
Kenosha, Wisconsin
53141-1414
United States

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

Phone: 262-646-6100

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Simmons Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Kenosha Public Library (view map) .

Other Info: Simmons Library was the first permanentlocation of the Kenosha Public Library. It was donated by Zalmon Simmons to honor his son, Gilbert M. Simmons. Architect Daniel J. Burnham, the leader of design for the World's Columbian Exposition of Chicago in1893, designed the 9,045 square foot, neoclassical revival building. The Simmons Library opened on Memorial Day, 1900. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. Today the library provides 5,300 square feet of usable public space. The Hannah C. Stoker Children’s Reading Room, located on the lower level of Simmons Library, was built in 2005 through a bequest by the Kenosha Public Library Foundation.

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Administration: The director of the library is Douglas Baker .

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemVubis Smart2006
Previous Automation SystemAdvance1991
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Kenosha County Library System

Automation Survey:

Identifiers
libraries.org ID25678
OCLC SymbolWIK
NCES FSCSKEYWI0148
NCES LIBIDWI156-02

Record History: This listing was created on Oct 6, 2005 and was last modified on Apr 21, 2014.

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