Public Accountability Report Public Accountability Report

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
(Appropriated Spending in Thousands)
  FY 2018 FY 2017
Reporting Programs Expenditures Headcount Expenditures Headcount
Operating the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Complex $ 5,139.8 43.0 $ 0.0 0.0
Presidential Library Research and Collections $ 5,139.8 42.0 $ 0.0 0.0
Totals $ 10,279.6 85.0 $ 0.0 0.0

Totals may not add due to rounding.

Agency Narrative
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (ALPLM) preserves and presents to the world the enduring legacy of Abraham Lincoln and the rich history of Illinois. Permanent and special exhibits using artifacts, documents, and interactive, immersive components educate nearly 300,000 visitors every year.The Lincoln Presidential Library is an amazing resource for students and scholars, housing millions of items in its diverse collections. Established in 1889 as the Illinois State Historical Library, the Lincoln Presidential Library serves researchers from all around the globe, making our history accessible.We strive to continually improve The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum with modernization of exhibits and special effects theatres, increasing special exhibits, creating a long-term digital repository to centrally preserve assets in one place, and begin efforts to preserve our acetate and nitrate-based holdings.