Statistics for Fiscal Year 2013

For Fiscal Year 2013, which ended on June 30, 2013, the Library System collected some amazing statistics!
Did you know:
  • This past fiscal year, library facilities were visited 1.5 million times!
  • More than 3.6 million items were borrowed.
  • Our four full service library Information staff answered 381,836 reference questions and an additional 136,677 questions were answered by the staff at our six neighborhood libraries.
  • 2,479 special events and programs were offered to the community with 99,873 people in attendance.
  • 103,985 people used the Library System’s free public access computers for Internet access 298,918 times.
  • The Library System’s Web, Facebook, and digital pages were visited more than 3.9 million times!
  • And, thanks to the Library System’s many volunteers, 33,666 hours were donated to help with staffing our neighborhood libraries, assist with the summer reading program, and complete an amazing number of projects!
The Library System wishes to thank its patrons, staff and volunteers for another successful and busy year!
Note:  All statistics are from Fiscal Year 2013 (July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013).