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Ripley County Libraries are the following 4: Batesville Memorial Public Library, Milan Public Library, Osgood Public Library, and Tyson Library.

Batesville Memorial Public Library has a wide selection of Books, Tapes, DVDs & Cds Newspapers, and Magazines. Satellite & Videoconferencing, access to Databases, and Art Prints are available at this location. A special collection features the 352nd FG, Memorial Aviation Collection, the Miriam Mason Collection, and Oral Histories. Internet connection is available trough an IEEE 802.11b / 802.11g Wireless Standard network. Video conferencing equipment is available for use at the library. The equipment also known as the Polycom VSX 7000 is an IP-based system that allows videoconferencing via a Web connection. Other programs offered at the Batesville Memorial Public Library include Programs Story Times, the Summer Reading Program, the Edible Book Festival, and the One Book One Community program.

Tyson Library is named after Versailles' native son, businessman and philanthropist James H. Tyson. This Library has books and videos available to the public. The library's catalog of books, videos and other materials are available on the internet. The Tyson Library offers the following computer Training Classes: Computer Basics, E-mail Basics, Searching the Internet, Intro to Microsoft Word, Intro to Microsoft Excel, and Introduction to Ebay. Three meeting rooms on the lower level of the library are available for public use. The small conference room seats 6 people; The Gallery seats 24 people; The Large Activity Room seats 48 people.

Contact information:

Batesville Memorial Public Library
131 North Walnut Street
Batesville, Indiana 47006
Phone: (812) 934-4706

Tyson Library
325 W. Tyson Street
Versailles, Indiana 47042
Phone: (812) 689-5894


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