Upgrading from a cadillac system

Monterey Park, California upgraded from a high-overhead/”cadillac” system to Apollo. Here’s their press release and the director’s take on the impact of Apollo: “Making the switch to Apollo is saving our library over $40,000 in our first year… Read More

Mary Riley Styles Public Library

The Library Mary Riley Styles Public Library is named after Mary Riley Styles, who dedicated her life to public service and founded the first library in Falls Church in 1899, beginning with a collection of 650 books. Upon… Read More

The Mason County Public Library

The Library The Mason County Public Library in Maysville, Kentucky has more than 13,000 members and 55,000 holdings. Last year, they had 112,500 circulations. Valerie Zempter has been the library director for ten years. Pam Erskine is in… Read More

The Rolling Hills Consolidated Library

The Library The Rolling Hills Consolidated Library has served Andrew and Buchanan Counties in various forms since 1961. There are two locations—the Belt Branch and the Savannah Branch—and they provide bookmobile service to outlying areas in the two… Read More

Imperial County Free Library

The Library Located in far southeastern California, Imperial County Free Library serves all of unincorporated Imperial County and the cities of Calipatria, Holtville, and Westmorland. When the library was first established in the early 1900s, books were ferried… Read More

The Gilford Public Library

The Library The Gilford Public Library was established in 1894 and has a long history of providing outstanding library services for a community of its size. Gilford is located on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire and is home… Read More

The Philadelphia–Neshoba County Library

The Library The Philadelphia–Neshoba County Library, in Neshoba Mississippi, has undergone many changes over the years. Since its founding in 1929, the library has had several locations—the courthouse, a log cabin, the courthouse again—and then, in 1976, Neshoba… Read More

The McBride Memorial Library

McBride Memorial Library

Joining the Apollo Family: The McBride Memorial Library – Berwick, Pennsylvania THE LIBRARY: The first formal library began in Berwick, Pennsylvania in January 1916 when the Berwick Public Library Association decided that its progressive city needed a library…. Read More

The Buchanan District Library

The Buchanan District Library

Joining the Apollo Family: The Buchanan District Library – Buchanan, Michigan THE LIBRARY: Located in Buchanan, Michigan – a town popularly known as “Redbud City” because of the many Redbud trees that have historically lined its streets –… Read More

The Baker Free Library

The Baker Free Library

Joining the Apollo Family: The Baker Free Library – Bow, New Hampshire THE LIBRARY: In 1912, Congressman Henry M. Baker, cousin of Mary Baker Eddy, donated $10,000 and the land next to his South Street home to the… Read More