Children drawn to new Glen Eden library
5 November 2004
Children drawn to new Glen Eden
Children in the Glen Eden community are taking
advantage of their new library, with 70 new members joining
in the opening weeks.
A month into operation, Glen Eden’s
new library and Citizen’s Advice Bureau has been welcomed by
the community with a record 287 new members registered for
free library services.
Unofficial door count numbers put
six to seven hundred people a day through the facility.
An integrated learning centre has also proved a hit, with
415 users taking advantage of free internet, printing and
Since opening on 5 October, 1148 sessions and
38,282 minutes of internet time have been used. The public
are encouraged to take advantage of these free services,
that can allow up to five hours internet usage at any one
time. Issues including books, cds, video and audio tapes
in the first month were in excess of 20,000.
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