Statistics for Fiscal Year 2014

For Fiscal Year 2014, which ended on June 30, 2014, the Library System collected some amazing statistics!
Did you know:
  • This past fiscal year, library facilities were visited 1.4 million times!
  • More than 3.6 million items were borrowed.
  • Our four full service library Information staff answered 362,971 reference questions and an additional 128,011 questions were answered by the staff at our six neighborhood libraries.
  • 2,617 special events and programs were offered to the community with 104,229 people in attendance.
  • 96,080 people used the Library System’s free public access computers for Internet access 291,666 times.
  • The Library System’s Web, Facebook, and digital pages were visited more than 4.5 million times!
  • And, thanks to the Library System’s many volunteers, 34,627 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 2014 (July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014).