Nelsonville Public Library

Athens County Public Libraries

Address:95 West Washington
Nelsonville, Ohio 45764-1177 View map of all libraries in Nelsonville Ohio
United States

Map of Library Location (39.460933,-82.233045)

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Library details: Nelsonville Public Library is a Public library. This library is affiliated with Nelsonville Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 254987 volumes. The library circulates 597121 items per year. The library serves a population of 62062 residents .
Other Info:The Athens County Public Libraries are a network of seven library buildings with administrative offices and central processing facilities located in the Nelsonville Public Library. The system began in 1935 as an extension service of the Nelsonville school district.

Throughout Athens County, the library maintains a collection of about 180,000 books, adding 25,000 new books every year while weeding out old books that contain outdated information. The Library also maintains subscriptions to about 130 different magazines and newspapers.

Notably, Athens County Public Libraries were the first public libraries in the US to switch to an open-source integrated library system: Koha (

Administration:The director of the library is Lauren MIller, Athens County Public Libraries Director.
Service Population62062residents
Collection size254987volumes
Annual Circulation597121transactions
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wi-fi available Wireless The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11g no authentication required
Technology Profile:
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Library Automation System:Koha -- ByWater Solutions2010
Previous Library Automation System:Koha -- LibLime2005
Previous Library Automation System:Koha -- Independent2002
Previous Library Automation System:Spydus

The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.

This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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lib-web-cats ID5659
OCLC SymbolONe
Record History: This listing was added to lib-web-cats on Sep 1, 2002 and was last modified on Jul 22, 2014. This library has been accessed 64 times through lib-web-cats.
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