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Numbers of Note

Service Measures

Circulation
Total Circulation 11,191,035
Percent Self Check 85%
Interlibrary Loans Received 32,532
Interlibrary Loans Lent 24,615
Circulation By Age and Format
Print Media Downloads
Adult 3,833,419 2,732,074 509,985
Child and Teen 3,274,121 571,923 56,665
Cardholders
Active Cardholders 428,605
New Cardholders 59,368
Queries Answered
Reference 537,914
General 934,466
Total 1,472,380
Computer Use
Public Computer Sessions 647,122
Public Computer Hours 573,872
WiFi Sessions 417,062
Library Visits
Physical Branch Visits 4,707,386
Virtual Branch Visits 5,729,144
Meeting Room Users (Est.) 96,604
Storyville Visits 108,363
Program Totals
Programs Offered 10,893
Program Attendance 285,063
Summer Reading Club Registrations 58,009
Program By Type
Preschool 46%
Elementary 16%
Teens 11%
Technology Instruction 13%
Adult 12%
School Visits 2%
Social Media Followers
Facebook 8,244
Twitter 2,072

Library Personnel & Collections

Personnel
Total Full-Time Equivalent Positions 508.9
Collections
Collection Size 1,737,800
Database Subscriptions 25

Financial Information

Expenditures
Salaries and Wages $20,952,738
Employment Taxes and Benefits $6,674,111
Circulation Materials $7,736,687
Rent and Utilities $1,350,312
Other Expenses $2,672,252
Total $39,386,100
Revenue
General Fund $32,763,281
State Aid $4,436,000
Fees for Service $2,562,284
Grants $103,324
Total $39,864,889

A Typical Day At BCPL...

12,897 branch visitors. 15,696 BCPL website visitors. 30,660 items borrowed. 2,020 digital downloads. 1,773 public computer users. 1,572 hours spent on public computers. 1,143 in-branch wi-fi users. 772 program attendees. 297 storyville visitors.