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The content on this site is maintained by several sources. Data was originally obtained from two primary sources. The data for the Public Libraries in the USA was obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics ( and the data for the Public Libraries in Canada was obtained from the OLAStore (  Since then (1995), many sources have provided updates to the content. This includes State and Provincial Library systems and other organizations including individual Libraries.

To protect the privacy of individuals at a library, we have endeavoured to remove any personal email addresses and names of contacts at each Library that were originally obtained from other public sources.  Libraries are encouraged to provide generic email addresses and links to their web sites so that patrons and the public may find additional information about your services.

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We encourage Libraries to update their own information on this site, or let us know what changes are required and we are happy to update the information on your behalf.  Public Libraries should follow the for public libraries link on this site to find out more about using and updating the information about their Public Library.  A last updated date is provided to the public, so they have a sense of the currency of the information.

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