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Lafayette Public Library

Lafayette Parish, LA


Address: 301 West Congress Street - temporarily relocated to 538 Jefferson St.
Mail: PO Box 3427
Lafayette, Louisiana
70502
United States

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

Phone: 337-261-5775

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Lafayette Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Lafayette Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 442,590 volumes. The library circulates 1,911,003 items per year. The library serves a population of 227,055 residents .

Other Info: The Main Library at 301 W Congress is temporarily closed to the public effective April 2011 as we prepare for major renovations. A new facility, the Jefferson Street Library, is a temporary library located at 538 Jefferson Street that will serve as the Main Library / Downtown facility beginning April 2011 until renovations are complete.

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Administration: The director of the library is Sona J. Dombourian .

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in the United States

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Louisiana

Statistics Public
Service Population 227,055Residents
Collection size442,590volumes
Annual Circulation1,911,003transactions
Expenditures Reported to Institute of Museum and Library Services
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $7,620,651$445,140$129,640
2010 $6,567,888$453,987$68,295

NCES Statistics:
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wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11 b and g, no authentication currently required

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony2014
Previous Automation SystemDynix1996
Previous Automation SystemNone
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID5813
OCLC SymbolLFY
NCES FSCSKEYLA0052
NCES LIBID56

Record History: This listing was created on Sep 26, 2002 and was last modified on Mar 6, 2015.

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Lafayette Public Library
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