Books and More

During the past calendar year:

  • Circulated more than 400,000 collection items including E-books.  
  • Provided service to more than 315,000 people who visited the library.  
  • Registered about 5,000 people for a library borrower’s card.  
  • Presented upwards of 600 youth programs attended by nearly 18,000 children and teens.  
  • Presented 20 programs for adults attended by almost 1,200 people. 
  • Held 36 technology classes attended by 270 adults.  
  • Answered 40,000 reference and informational questions. 
  • Provided nearly 80,000 public Internet workstation sessions.  
  • Supported 120,000 uses of various informational databases accessed through the Library webpage.  
  • Borrowed 200 books from other libraries through the Interlibrary Loan program for use by local patrons, and loaned 991 books to other libraries for use by their patrons.  
  • Added 8,500 new books and other materials, including non-print.  
  • Processed more than 2,500 passport applications and nearly 3,000 passport photos, earning more than $90,000 in revenue.