Southwest Georgia Regional Library

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The Southwest Georgia Regional Library System serves the residents of Decatur, Miller, and Seminole Counties. The library system houses books, audiovisual materials, computers, genealogical resources, and more to serve the needs of the residents of the area. The Southwest Georgia Library for Accessible Services provides materials for blind and physically handicapped persons and serves a 22 county region in Southwest Georgia. We strive to provide the collections, reference services, and events that best serve the members of our community.


Strengths:
Books, audiovisual materials, computers, and genealogical resources.
Location:
301 South Monroe Street Bainbridge, GA 39819
Email:
librarian@swgrl.org
Phone:
+1-229-248-2665

Collections

Name Description
Georgia During World War II Collection created for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) exhibit on the Georgia During World War II, with material digitized through the DPLA's Public Libraries Partnership Project.
Southwest Georgia Regional Library Oral History Collection Oral history collection containing interviews with veterans describing United States military service from 1947 to 1995
Southwest Georgia Regional Library System Collection Collection of photographs and documents of the Bainbridge Army Airfield in Bainbridge, Georgia during World War II. After the war the airfield was transformed into a flight school for commercial pilots, named Southern Airways School. The collection includes several yearbooks from Southern Airways School.
World War II Veterans Project Oral history interviews conducted in the late 1990s to mid-2000s with veterans of World War II living in Bainbridge, Georgia.