Redford Township District Library, serving an area of 52,000 residents, has a collection of 100,000 books and periodicals; in addition, there are 2,500 CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as 2,500 video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Staffing consists of 13 employees, of whom 5 are fully accredited librarians, plus volunteers. Annual expenditures on the library collection total $154,000. Patrons make 147,000 visits annually, and check out materials 200,000 times. Forty-two percent of all check-outs are children's materials.