The Fairfax County Public Library
(FCPL) is a public library system headquartered in Suite 324 in the Fairfax County Government Center at 12000 Government Center Parkway in unincorporated Fairfax County
, United States
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. Retrieved on April 4, 2009."." Fairfax County
. Retrieved on April 4, 2009.
According to the library's timeline, the first Fairfax County Library opened in 1939., there are 23 library branches, eight of which are regional branches, 14 are smaller community branches, and one which assists people with disabilities
. The library also oversees the county's Archives and Records Management Branch. The library's service area spans both the county and Fairfax City
, serving nearly half a million registered users.The library system is the largest in Virginia in terms of population served (over one million people between Fairfax County and the City of Fairfax).
In the library's 2010 fiscal year (through June 2010), nearly 14 million items were borrowed from its collection of nearly three million books
, DVDs, magazines
, and other items. Nearly 5.7 million visits were made to... Read More