Adult Collection & Services
The Library has over 110,000 books in the adult collection. The fiction collection includes classics, bestsellers and critically acclaimed works. Multiple copies are purchased based on popularity of the title. The nonfiction collection contains circulating materials in a wide range of subjects supporting the information needs of library users. Books in the non-fiction collection are organized using the Dewey Decimal Classification System.
The recorded books collection contains audio titles chosen for their appeal to a wide variety of interests. The collection includes abridged and unabridged fiction and non-fiction on compact disc. Audio language learning materials are also part of this collection. The library also has a collection of Playaways, which are individual audio titles loaded onto MP3 players.
The adult compact disc music collection consists of works by major classical and contemporary composers, as well as popular genres.
The DVD & Blu-ray collection contains over 14,000 titles and includes movies, foreign language films, television series, travelogues, educational and documentary films.
The library subscribes to over 300 magazines in the adult collection, as well as local and national newspapers such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Los Angeles Times.
The Library has growing E-book and E-audio collection which can be accessed through the library's catalog or by using the Overdrive App for mobile devices. Popular titles are added monthly as well as by patron requests. Request for titles can be made through the Overdrive Media website.
Please contact the Library's Reference Desk to find out how you can borrow books from other libraries.
If you have any questions regarding these services, please contact Reference Desk at 619-522-7390.