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The mission of the Helen Hall Library is to provide free access to information and fuel for imagination, in an age defined by the unprecedented importance of both.

Fiscal Year 2018 by the Numbers

Transaction Type
Number of Transactions
Total items checked out
648,545
Print materials 382,061
Non-print materials 266,484
Reference questions 48,770
New patrons registered 3,633
Volunteer hours 1,469
Door count 227,033
New titles added 15,521
Programs held 680
Program attendance 22,047
Portrait of Helen Hall

Items in the Collection as of October 1, 2016

Material Type
Titles Physical Volumes
Printed Books 116,044 133,483
Printed Serial Subscriptions 190 N/A
Electronic Serial Subscriptions 13 N/A
Audiobooks 5,045 5,261
Music CDs 9,364 10,393
DVDs 11,403 22,984
Downloadable Audiobooks 10,971 N/A
Downloadable e-books 34,935 N/A