11.1 million books, movies, and CDs checked out

497,330 eBooks and eAudiobooks checked out, a 65% increase over last year

5.6 million customers visited our 33 branches, 2 bookmobiles, and 2 24/7 Library to Go kiosks.

A record-breaking 31,571 free programs attended by 710,871 people

1,602,564 public internet and WiFi sessions

$3.7 million - value of the 150,162 hours donated by 9,706 volunteers

13,482 children signed up for SDCL’s new 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program

32 Friends of the Library groups providing funding and advocacy for library programs, collections, and facilities