Montgomery County Memorial Library System - South Regional Library | Kids Out and About Houston

Montgomery County Memorial Library System - South Regional Library

Address: 
2101 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands , TX , 77380
Phone: 936-442-7727
30° 9' 42.4188" N, 95° 28' 1.9092" W
Contact name: 
Library Director
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MCMLS is a public library system with 1 Central Library and 6 branch libraries serving Montgomery County, TX. The Central Library is home to one of the largest Genealogy and Local History collections in the state of Texas.

About

Today, the South Regional Library is the busiest library in the system. The Library houses a collection of 133, 818 items. During FY 2012, 478,537 residents visited South Regional Library to attend programs, check out items, access computers and get assistance finding information.

Equipment

  • 31 computers with Internet, Microsoft Office and Catalog access
  • 4 AWE Early Learning Computers
  • 1 print station
  • 1 photocopier
  • 1 meeting room
  • 1 conference room
  • 4 study rooms
  • 1 self-checkout system
  • wireless Internet access - No password required. Printing is not available through wireless access.

Meeting Rooms - 1 large, 1 small

Study Rooms - 4 small

Exhibits & Displays

Group Tours

Branch Statistics

Open since 1976
At current location since 1994
Square footage – 30,000
Collection Size – 133,818
Circulation – 545,679
Cardholders – 62,029
Staff – 29

Library System Statistics

7 Branches
151 Employees
268 Public Internet PCs
2 million items circulated
398,290 patrons served
1948 - year founded
683,000 holdings (book, video, and audio formats combined)
3rd largest genealogical collection in a Texas Public Library

 

Vision Statement
   

To enrich lives by providing access to information, ideas, and interactions.

 

Mission Statement

In pursuing this mission, the MCMLS values

  • awareness of the needs of the citizens;
  • ease of access for all individuals;
  • diversity of peoples and cultures;
  • motivated, knowledgeable, and dedicated staff;
  • full utilization of print and non-print technology;
  • proactive environment that promotes partnering.
Tutoring / Test prep, Technology/Computers, Preschool, Reading / Story time, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Home Schooling

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