Scott County Library System Historic Timeline

1947 1950 1951 1952 1960s 1962 1966 1968
1969 1971 1974 1981 1985 1986 1987 1988

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 1966timeline2Above: Durant branch around 2007.

The Durant library joined the Scott County Library System in 1966.

These photos of library staff processing materials in 1966 pre-date the online catalog. There’s not even a computer in sight!

SCLS did loan AV materials in the 1960s. Some of the original formats included film strips, record players, 16 mm movie projectors and tape recorders.

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