The HPL is fully accredited by the Texas State Library Archives Commission and has received National awards. Recently, the HPL was the 2022 recipient of the Achievement of Excellence in Libraries Award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association. To obtain the Achievement Award, the library exhibited excellence by providing services to underserved and special populations; marketing in innovative ways; pursuing collaborative efforts; continually enhancing its services; supporting literacy, digital inclusion and workforce development; providing cultural, topical and educational programming; and comprehensively training its staff. Of the 552 public libraries in Texas, only 73 received this award in 2022.
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