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Barrhead Public Library

Barrhead, AB


Address: 5103 53rd Avenue
Barrhead, Alberta
T7N 1N9
Canada

Region: Yellowhead Regional Library System

Phone: 780-674-8519

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Barrhead Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Barrhead, AB.

Other Info: The Barrhead Library started as a community library in December of 1950 with a $200 donation from the estate of homesteader Jack McKerracher and additional government grants. Over the years the Library has been moved to various locations, always on school grounds, in the town of Barrhead. It has been housed in a corner of a school, in a one-room and then a two-room school house and in the county office corner on the school grounds, until finally being moved into the large, specially designed setting where it is today. The library is unique in that it has always operated as a combined school and public facility. It serves both the town and county of Barrhead.

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Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2008
Previous Automation SystemDynix1999
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the TRAC -- The Regional Automation Consortium (view map)
Identifiers
libraries.org ID29243
Canada IDABARR

Record History: This listing was created on Nov 22, 2006 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2017.

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