- This article is about the potential. For the Exile of the same name, see Hypatia.
She became aware of the illusion of the Matrix when she noticed that a certain book would infinitely self-replicate immediately after she removed it from its place on a shelf. Agents Brown and Jones showed up to take her away, but Neo arrived in time to save her from custody. The Librarian became hysterical and inconsolable at the revelation that her reality was a lie, and rejected any help from Neo. In the end however, she decided to go with him, realizing that she had little choice.