The staff and I have been compiling year-end data for the Illinois Public Library Annual Report. Our fiscal year ends June 30. This report must be submitted to the State of Illinois by September 1.
Here are some highlights from the report:
Programs Held: 1,599
Program Attendance: 51,254
Card Holders: 29,916
Books/Print Resources Owned: 124,746
Non Print Resources Owned: 19,710
Check Outs: 612,228
Reference Questions Answered: 55,069
PC Uses Logged: 42,517
That's up 10% on most measures in a single year!