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State Library of Louisiana

The State Library of Louisiana is Louisiana's state-operated library, located in Baton Rouge.[1]


The state created the Louisiana Library Commission in 1920. In 1925, the commission and the Carnegie Corporation established libraries throughout the state.[2] The library was housed in the building on North Third Street that was vacated by the Hill Memorial Library after Louisiana State University removed to a new campus south of Baton Rouge in 1926.


  1. ^ "Hours and Location." State Library of Louisiana. Retrieved on August 20, 2010.
  2. ^ "About The State Library." State Library of Louisiana. Retrieved on August 20, 2010.

External links

  • Official website

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