Alhambra Civic Center Library

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About the Library

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ABOUT THE LIBRARY

The Alhambra Civic Center Library is one of the busiest libraries in the state of California, circulating as many as 500 items an hour. On average, about 44,000 patrons visit the Library every month, and check out about 550,000 items every year. The Library is committed to providing the best possible service to the vibrant, diverse community of Alhambra.

 

LIBRARY MISSION STATEMENT

A basic municipal service, the Library Department provides current information, formal education support, independent learning opportunities and life enrichment materials to a highly diverse public in a warm and welcoming atmosphere through a highly trained team of individuals committed to quality service.

 

LIBRARY VISION STATEMENT

The Alhambra Civic Center Library will become a welcoming and engaging environment dedicated to providing resources that support the lifelong learning needs and interests of all members of the community.