Find 21757 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.
Howard County Library System HCLS, Glenwood Branch 2350 Highway 97 Cooksville MD 21723 23.5 miles from 21757 410-313-5577
Howard County Library System, HCLS East Columbia Branch 6600 Cradlerock Way Columbia MD 21045 35.5 miles from 21757 410-313-7700
Towson Branch of the Baltimore County Public Library 320 York Road Towson MD 21204 37.5 miles from 21757 410-887-6166
Evergreen Museum & Library, Johns Hopkins University 4545 North Charles Street Baltimore MD 21210 38.0 miles from 21757 410-516-0341
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.What are the Friends of the Library?
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.What is the Dewey Decimal system?
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.