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Sherwood Public Library

Sherwood, OR

Address: 22560 SW Pine St.
Sherwood, Oregon
United States

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

Phone: 503-625-6688

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Library details: Sherwood Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Sherwood, OR. The collection of the library contains 33,887 volumes. The library circulates 408,803 items per year. The library serves a population of 21,151 residents .

Other Info: In 1935 the Sherwood Public Library began as a shelf of materials in a local drugstore. The collection was later moved to a rented house. In 1969 the City of Sherwood agreed to support the library, which was moved to the basement of a house that served as City Hall. A Friends of the Library group formed in 1976 and began local fund-raising which, combined with LSCA money, built a new 3,000 square foot library in 1986.

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Organizational structure: This is a publicaly funded and managed library.

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in the United States

See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Oregon

Statistics Public
Service Population 21,151Residents
Collection size33,887volumes
Annual Circulation408,803transactions
Expenditures Reported to Institute of Museum and Library Services
2012 $1,098,133$65,178$0
2010 $978,709$61,746$0

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Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2000
Previous Automation SystemDynix1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Web Content ManagementPlinkit 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington County Cooperative Library Services (view map)
Identifiers ID9282

Record History: This listing was created on Oct 31, 2003 and was last modified on Jul 7, 2016.

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Sherwood Public Library
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