198,884 in-person visits made to Humboldt County Libraries
(from July 1, 2019 to March 14, 2020 when the library closed for the State Quarantine.) 23,398visits per month 780 per day 75,801 internet visitors went to humlib.org
Crowds of People at the Grand Opening in 1995
Humboldt County Library Offers Service Via...
10 branch libraries throughout Humboldt County, California. 1 main library in Eureka. 1 bookmobile that travels 10,000 miles a year. 28 full-time and 35 part-time staff members system-wide. 100+ volunteers, system-wide.
All of the books, CDs, and Movies are Yours
The Humboldt County Community Enjoys Access to...
291,935 physical items in the library collection
including 263,188 books and other items in print format 14,740 audio materials, and 14,007 films
Plus, you have access to… 20,589 downloadable eBooks & audiobooks
Reference and Information Services
When you can't find the answer on the Internet, where do you turn? 31,210 information questions are answered per year
Free Access to the Internet
All of our library branches have free wi-fi, allowing internet access to hundreds of library visitors each day. In addition, the library maintains computers for public internet use. 60,000
public computer sessions were used last year (before quarantine)
for culture, recreation, job and career opportunities, communication, and information.
Story Time, Meetings, and Events
Free Educational and Cultural Programs for All Ages
Free events and programs were held for adults and children 13,100
Attendees came to library programs
Thank you for being a part of our vibrant library community!