Beaverton City Library

Beaverton, OR


Address:12375 SW Fifth Street
Beaverton, Oregon 97005-2823 View map of all libraries in Beaverton Oregon
United States

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Phone:503-644-2197
Connect to: Library Web Site   Online Catalog
Library details: Beaverton City Library is a Public library. This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Beaverton, OR. The collection of the library contains 237534 volumes. The library circulates 1637341 items per year. The library serves a population of 111256 residents .
Other Info:The Beaverton City Library was established in 1938 through the efforts of the Kiwanis Club. As the library grew, it was taken over in 1940 by the City. In 1958 the library moved into its first new facility at 5th St. and Hall Blvd., which underwent expansion 10 years later. The library moved to the Hall Street Station in 1980, and saw its circulation increase dramatically. In 1984 the library moved once again, this time to a former Albertson''s grocery store.at Allen and Hall Blvd. The library was 19,000 sq. ft., the largest library in the county. In 1998 voters approved the construction of a new 67,000 sq.ft. library at Fifth Ave. and Hall Blvd. The library moved into its new facility in September, 2000, and it currently houses over 300,000 items.
Administration:The director of the library is Edward House.
Statistics
Service Population111256residents
Collection size237534volumes
Annual Circulation1637341transactions
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Technology Profile:
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Library Automation System:Polaris2000
Previous Library Automation System:Dynix1985
Previous Library Automation System:None

The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington County Cooperative Library Services View map of all libraries in Washington County Cooperative Library Services. .

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lib-web-cats ID9274
NCES FSCSKEYOR0080
NCES LIBIDOR0080-002
Record History: This listing was added to lib-web-cats on Oct 31, 2003 and was last modified on Apr 10, 2014. This library has been accessed 19 times through lib-web-cats.
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