8 North Osage Street
Region: South Central Kansas
Library details: Caldwell Carnegie City Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Caldwell Carnegie City Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 11618 volumes. The library circulates 6234 items per year. The library serves a population of 1243 residents .
Other Info: The Caldwell Research Club was organized October 4, 1899. The members collected books for a reading room above the Fossett store. Later, this collection of about 600 books was moved to the city hall. Andrew Carnegie agreed to furnish $7000 to the city of Caldwell to erect a free public library building. The Caldwell Carnegie Library was one of 59 public libraries constructed in Kansas at a cost to Carnegie of $874,996. Today the library is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Microfilmed Caldwell Newspapers
- Census, Police, and Cemetery Records
- Extensive Local History Collection
- Gordon Wallace Community Meeting Room
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Administration: The director of the library is Lisa Moreland .
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|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2006|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|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.|
Record History: This listing was created on Oct 6, 2005 and was last modified on Nov 20, 2013.
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