2015-2016 PAUL RODE LIBRARY

at Cambridge Elementary

What A Year!

We have been very busy this year in the library. Our amazing Cambridge students have read many books! Thank you to our incredible library volunteers, the Cambridge PTO for funding our visiting author and our new library books, and to the Alamo Heights Foundation for the grant to purchase eBooks and eAudiobooks.

LIBRARY BY THE NUMBERS...

*28,111 print books, 667 eBooks, 90 eAudiobooks available for check-out

*47,383 items were checked out this school year! WOW!!!!

*671 holds were processed for our most popular books

*1,388 new print books added

*169 new eBooks added

*50 new eAudiobooks added

*1,691 outdated/damaged books were removed from the library

*Over 1,000 hours of volunteer time were given to the library by our weekly library volunteers, our book fair volunteers and our visiting author committee!!