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Caldwell Carnegie City Library

Caldwell, KS


Library Hours
Day
Open
Close
SundayClosed
Monday3:00 pm 6:00 pm
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday10:00 am 3:00 pm
Thursday3:00 pm 6:00 pm
Friday10:00 am 3:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am 1:00 pm

Address: 8 North Osage Street
Caldwell, Kansas
67022-1414
United States

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

Region: South Central Kansas

Phone: 620-845-6879

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.

Services:

  • 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 .

Statistics Public
Service Population 1,243Residents
Collection size11,618volumes
Annual Circulation6,234transactions

NCES Statistics:
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Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2006
Previous Automation SystemNone
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.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID18342
OCLC SymbolDJ4
NCES FSCSKEYKS0189
NCES LIBIDKS0189-002

Record History: This listing was created on Oct 6, 2005 and was last modified on Nov 20, 2013.

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