We’re Pima County Public Library
For more than 100 years, we have been here for people just like you. Today, in our libraries, online, or out in the community, our dedicated staff and volunteers are always looking ahead to help you find what you’re looking for. Every day we’re making our mission a reality by educating and connecting people and inspiring ideas.
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Director: Amber Mathewson
101 N. Stone Ave., Tucson, Ariz. 85701
First Library: See Library History
Total Staff: 466
Population Served: 1,058,318
Library Cardholders: 272,600
Collection: 1,025,299 items
Fiscal Year 2021-2022
- Visitors: 2,038,727
- Physical Checkouts: 2,137,849
- Digital Downloads and Streaming: 2,082,267 eBooks, audiobooks, music, and magazines
- Website Visits: 3,995,569
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