Library details: Tualatin Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Tualatin, OR. The collection of the library contains 74,489 volumes. The library circulates 766,374 items per year. The library serves a population of 26,896 residents .
Other Info: Library service began in Tualatin in 1974 with a donated book collection in the Community Center. In 1976 a local women''s extension group borrowed a book van from the Cooperative and opened it for business in the K-Mart parking lot. By 1977 the city appropriated funds to operate the Tualatin Public Library from a small house. In 1985 the library moved to its present location, occupying 14,800 square feet in the Civic Center complex.
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Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Oregon
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1985|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington County Cooperative Library Services (view map)|
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Record History: This listing was created on Oct 31, 2003 and was last modified on Feb 12, 2020.
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