Winner of the Best Small Library in America 2013
Our library has nearly 12,000 books on our shelves with new purchases every month. Videos and DVDs may also be rented for the same two week period as printed materials.
Southern Area Library has nine patron computers. The entire building is wi-fi accessible. There is also a fax machine, a printer, and a copier for patron use.
We offer a private reading room as well as an upstairs computer and printer for studying or working in quiet space. We also have a genealogy room upstairs with local memorabilia and local historical writings and information.
Numerous programs are offered throughout the year including a monthly genealogy meeting, a monthly book discussion group, children's programming, and more.
NEW FOR OUR PATRONS
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