The Public Libraries in the United States Survey report analyzes data supplied annually by over 98% of public libraries across the country. This year’s report features nine performance indicators and examines differences in library service at the locality levels (city, suburb, town, rural and national).


Public Libraries in the United States Survey: Fiscal Year 2010 Download report (PDF; 3.7MB)

State by State Profiles

Supplementary Tables


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