Find 24898 libraries, such as state, town, city, public, private, college and university library branches. Libraries provide information on applications, borrowing books, ebooks, library programs, online databases and research.
Tazewell County Public Library 102 Suffolk Avenue Richlands VA 24641 36.1 miles from 24898 276-964-5282
Pike County Public Library District 119 College Street Pikeville KY 41501 50.6 miles from 24898 606-432-9977
Reference Library 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East Charleston WV 25305 51.3 miles from 24898 304-558-2045
Martin County Public Library Main Street Inez KY 41224 54.0 miles from 24898 606-298-7766
Russell County Public Library 248 West Main Street Lebanon VA 24266 54.7 miles from 24898 276-889-8044
The vast majority of funding that supports the operation of Public Libraries comes from county and local governments. At times, grant funding may be available for specific programs, projects, or capital improvements. Fees for special programs and services account for a relatively small percentage of revenue for Public Libraries.
Friends of the Library are organizations formed to support their local Public Libraries. They typically establish themselves as independent, non-profit organizations that conduct fundraising to supplement Library resources and organize Library related events.
The Dewey Decimal system is a classification system used in many libraries to organize their books. The classification number allows for books to easily be located or returned to their assigned place in the library. The system is constantly revised to keep up with changes in the libraries.