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Tigard Public Library

Tigard, OR

Address: 13500 SW Hall Boulevard
Tigard, Oregon
United States

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

Phone: 503-684-6537

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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 213,708 volumes. The library circulates 669,262 items per year. The library serves a population of 65,210 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.

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Administration: The director of the library is Halsted Bernard .

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 65,210Residents
Collection size213,708volumes
Annual Circulation669,262transactions

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
Automated Materials HandlingLyngsoe LibraryMate 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington County Cooperative Library Services (view map)
Identifiers ID3104

Record History: This listing was created on Sep 16, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 30, 2021.

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