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Our Collections

You will find a wide variety of materials at the library:

  • Books (fiction, non-fiction, biography, research materials, graphic novels)
  • Audiobooks (cassette tape, CD and downloadable)
  • Music CDs (rock, pop, classical, opera, jazz)
  • DVDs and Videos – feature films, foreign films and instructional films (exercise, travel, art, biography, documentaries, operas and ballets, home repair)
  • Language Tapes and CDs
  • Chinese language materials
  • Travel books
  • Newspapers 
  • Magazines 
  • ESOL materials
  • Reference Materials
  • Online Databases 

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If you cannot find what you need, contact a reference librarian for assistance. In many cases we can borrow materials from other libraries.

Suggest a Purchase

If you would like to suggest that we purchase an item, please send us an email with the following information:

Item information:

  • Title
  • Author
  • Date of Publication
  • Where did you learn about this?
  • Would you like us to hold this for you when it arrives?

Your information

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone or Email to contact you

Statistics of our Collection for 2006

81,138 print volumes
246 subscriptions
8,141 videos
6,793 audiobooks and CDs

CIRCULATION:
19.67 = per capita circulation
255,734 total circulation
30,153 items lent to other libraries
20,295 items borrowed from other libraries

 

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Express Books

Express Books!

The library offers an "express" collection to supplement our collection of bestsellers and high demand books. The express collection means no waiting, no reserves, and no hassles-just take your pick of the lot and return it in seven days. Fines are 25 cents per day.