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Serving All County Residents (2012 Statistics)

  • Citizens borrowed 2,612,439 items. Of these, children and teens borrowed 39% of items
  • Cumberland County’s libraries visited 1,202,776 times
  • Books were 60% of total items borrowed
  • eBooks were 1% of items borrowed (34,210)
  • 120,907 people attended library programs

Average Adult Card Holder Borrowed:

  • 30 books at avg. cost $29 = $870
  • 20 videos at avg. cost $30 = $600
  • 9 audios at avg. cost $20 = $180
  • Total value of items borrowed = $1,650
  • Total value for all adult borrowers: $40,007,550


Average Youth Card Holder Borrowed:

  • 48 books at avg. cost $19 = $960
  • 12 videos at avg. cost $30 = $360
  • 2 audios at average cost $20 = $40
  • Total value of items borrowed = $1,360
  • Total value for all youth borrowers: $23,878,880


Average Library Card Holder:

  • Visited the library website 21 times
  • Requested 9 items be held for pick-up
  • Downloaded 10 reference database articles
  • Used a library Internet computer 3 times
  • Attended 3 programs



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