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Library Statistics

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located in Central Library and 20 branches

Collections

Statistics 2013 - 2014

  • Public Computers: 2,600
  • Library Visits: 14,100,000
  • Web Visits: 22,400,000
  • Items Checked Out: 15,000,000
  • Programs: 18,700
  • Budget: $123,000,000

Central Library Statistics 2016 - 2017

  • Contains 2.8 million of the library system’s 6.9 million books and other items.
  • Attracted more than 1.7 million visitors
  • Visitors checked out 1.2 million of its books and other items
  • Answered more than 760,000 reference questions
  • Presented 1,700 programs attracting nearly 38,000 people to the library
  • Supplied nearly 450,000 individual items to fill patron reserves
  • Provided more than 109,000 hours of computer access to Central Library users.

 

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