IMLS Survey Report: Public Libraries in FY2012
This week, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) released the report for the Public Libraries in the United States Survey: Fiscal Year 2012, an analysis of the most comprehensive annual data collection of U.S. public library statistics. An impressive 97% percent of public libraries in the 50 states and the District of Columbia contribute data for the survey, which is now in its 26th year. Policymakers and practitioners use the report findings to make informed decisions about library support and management.
The Public Libraries in the United States Survey examines when, where, and how library services are changing... Read more