Public Library Facts Newsletter

The Public Library Facts Newsletter is a publication of data and information not contained in any of the other regularly published data reports of the Board of Library Commissioners.

Some maps and charts of the newsletter are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader

Volume 13:

Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2010(Volume 13, Number 1)

Volume 12:

Public Library Data Sources and Resources, July 2009 (Volume 12, Number 4)
Funding Massachusetts Public Libraries with Pie Charts, March 2009 (Volume 12, Number 3)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2009 (Volume 12, Number 2)
Use of Public Library Statistics, November 2008 (Volume 12, Number 1)

Volume 11:

Massachusetts Public Library Trustees with Map, May 2008 (Volume 11, Number 3)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2008 (Volume 11, Number 2)
How Massachusetts Ranks FY2005, December 2007 (Volume 11, Number 1)

Volume 10:

State Aid to Public Libraries Program Reviewed, July 2007 (Volume 10, Number 4)
Households' Use of Public Libraries, May 2007 (Volume 10, Number 3)
American Library Association (ALA)-Allied Professional Association (APA) 2006 Salary Survey, March 2007 (Volume 10, Number 2)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2007 (Volume 10, Number 1)

Volume 9:

How Massachusetts Ranks FY2004, September 2006 (Volume 9, Number 5)
State Aid to Public Libraries in the United States, July 2006 (Volume 9, Number 4)
Trust and Endowment Income, May 2006 (Volume 9, Number 3)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2006 (Volume 9, Number 2)
How Do Massachusetts Public Libraries Use Library Data?, November 2005 (Volume 9, Number 1)

Volume 8:

Trends and Rankings of Public Libraries in Massachusetts and the United States, July 2005 (Volume 8, Number 4)
How Massachusetts Ranks, May 2005 (Volume 8, Number 3)
Governance of Public Libraries, March 2005 (Volume 8, Number 2)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures, January 2005 (Volume 8, Number 1)

Volume 7:

Equalized Valuations (EQVs) with Map September 2004 (Volume 7, Number 5)
Public Library Web Sites, July 2004 (Volume 7, Number 4)
Circulation Practices, May 2004 (Volume 7, Number 3)
Internet Access in Massachusetts Public Libraries March, 2004 (Volume 7, Number 2)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures January, 2004 (Volume 7, Number 1)

Volume 6 :

How Massachusetts Ranks July 2003 (Volume 6, Number 5)
Forms of Municipal Government with Map May 2003 (Volume 6, Number 4)
Adaptive Technology March 2003 (Volume 6, Number 3)
Per Capita Total Operating Income and Expenditures January 2003 (Volume 6, Number 2)
Use of State Aid and Nonresident Policies: A Summary of Two Surveys November 2002 (Volume 6, Number 1)

Volume 5:

Review of Library Data Reports September 2002 (Volume 5, Number 6)
How Massachusetts Ranks July 2002 (Volume 5, Number 5)
Mid-Year Surveys and Public Library Services May 2002 (Volume 5, Number 4)



This Web site, and other programs of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, is funded in part with funds from the
Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency that fosters innovation, leadership and a lifetime of learning.
Page last updated on 01/21/2010