libraries.org

A directory of libraries throughout the world

search: 

Tigard Public Library

Tigard, OR


Address: 13500 SW Hall Boulevard
Tigard, Oregon
97223
United States

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

Phone: 503-684-6537

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Tigard Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Tigard Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 229,774 volumes. The library circulates 1,227,561 items per year. The library serves a population of 64,089 residents .

Other Info: The Tigard Public Library began in 1963 as a project of the Junior Women’s League. The donated collection was housed in a back room of City Hall. In 1976 the library moved into a former mattress factory on Main Street where it operated for ten years. In 1986, with the help of local and LSCA funds, a new library was constructed which now occupies 13,000 square feet as a part of the Tigard Civic Center. In May 2002, Tigard voters passed a $13 million bond measure to build a new library. The new 47,000 square feet building was completed in the Summer of 2004 and opened to the public Aug. 2, 2004.

Permalink: Persistent URL for this listing https://librarytechnology.org/library/3104
(Use this link to refer back to this listing.)

Organizational structure: This is a publicly 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 64,089Residents
Collection size229,774volumes
Annual Circulation1,227,561transactions
Expenditures Reported to Institute of Museum and Library Services
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $5,535,683$403,140$0
2010 $5,463,980$402,553$0

NCES Statistics:
Launch a new window showing detailed statistics available from the National Center for Educational Statistics

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2000
Previous Automation SystemDynix1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery InterfaceBiblioCore2018
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington County Cooperative Library Services (view map)

Automation Survey:

Identifiers
libraries.org ID3104
OCLC SymbolOQW
NCES FSCSKEYOR0086
NCES LIBIDOR0086-002

Record History: This listing was created on Sep 17, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 16, 2018.

Updates: Corrections or Updates? Registered members of Library Technology Guides can submit updates to library listings in libraries.org. Registration is free and easy. Already registered? login. Or, you can report corrections just by sending a message to Marshall Breeding.

map location✔

Related Libraries

About libraries.org

libraries.org is a free directory of libraries throughout the world.

This directory is a component of Library Technology Guides.

This entry is from the Directory of Public Libraries in the United States.

This entry is from the Directory of Public Libraries in Oregon .

Please contact Marshall Breeding to report corrections about information listed for this library.

Follow Marshall on follow Marshall Breeding on Twitter.


Find Library Technology Guides on Facebook:
Find Library Technology Guides on Facebook