Library details: Richard H. Thornton Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Granville County Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 135,945 volumes. The library circulates 209,706 items per year. The library serves a population of 60,863 residents .
Other Info: The Richard H. Thornton Library is located in historic downtown Oxford. This is our main library and processes the bulk of the cataloging, mending and ordering of materials for our collections. It includes a children's collection, DVDs, videos and an adult reference section. Public access computers are available. The North Carolina Room contains our local history and genealogy collection. The Teen Room, is a space for young adults to relax, play a board game, and find books that appeal to their age.
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Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
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Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Evergreen -- MOBIUS||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Evergreen -- Equinox Software||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the NCCardinal (view map)|
Record History: This listing was created on Feb 25, 2004 and was last modified on May 21, 2018.
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