Wednesday, September 25, 2013

What Areas in Your Region Have the Highest Library Program Attendance Rates?

What parts of your state or region have the highest library program attendance per capita?  Southern New England is represented here for libraries serving communities of all sizes.  But you can view your region and limit the libraries by size of community served, by using the filters on the right.

Data from the FY2011 Public Library Survey, collected by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

What Areas in Your Region Have the Highest Library Visit Rates?

What parts of your state or region have the highest library visits per capita?  Southern New England is represented here for libraries serving communities of all sizes.  But you can view your region and limit the libraries by size of community served, by using the filters on the right.

Data from the FY2011 Public Library Survey, collected by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

What State Has the Most M.L.S. Librarians Per Population?

Connecticut has the highest rate of M.L.S. librarians per 10,000 population served.  Find out how other states do.


Data comes from the FY2011 Public Library Survey, collected by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Compare Your Public Library to All U.S. Public Libraries

This Excel file chart-making tool can create charts that compare your library to all the other public libraries that:
  • are in your state
  • are in your state and serve a similar population
  • are in the U.S.
  • are in the U.S. and serve a similar population
Download the file located on the Connecticut State Library National Chart-maker page, or download it directly by clicking on the image below.  The file is 3.6 MB, so it may take a few moments to download.

National Public Library Chart-Maker




Monday, September 16, 2013

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Find Out Which U.S. Libraries Claim the Highest Foot Traffic

What parts of your state or region claim the highest visits per capita?  Southern New England is represented here for libraries serving communities of all sizes.  But you can view your region and limit the libraries by size of community served, by using the filters on the right.


Data from the FY2011 Public Library Survey, collected by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

What Areas in Your Region Have the Highest Circulation Rates?

What parts of your state or region have the highest circulation per capita?  Southern New England is represented here for libraries serving communities of all sizes.  But you can view your region and limit the libraries by size of community served, by using the filters on the right .




Data from the FY2011 Public Library Survey, collected by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.