Library details: Sherwood Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Sherwood (OR) Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 50,000 volumes. The library circulates 365,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 22,000 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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Administration: The director of the library is Adrienne Doman Calkins .
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|
|Web Content Management||Plinkit|
|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 Oct 13, 2022.
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