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Numbers of Note

Service Measures

Circulation
Total Circulation 10,701,227
Percent Self Check 82%
Interlibrary Loans Received 39,983
Interlibrary Loans Lent 35,982
Circulation By Age and Format
Print Media Downloads
Adult 3,692,244 2,635,116 649,083
Child and Teen 3,103,138 565,731 103,992
Cardholders
Active Cardholders 406,349
New Cardholders 56,933
Queries Answered
Reference 498,498
General 968,578
Virtual 5,819
Total 1,472,895
Computer Use
Public Computer Sessions 610,574
Public Computer Hours 541,169
WiFi Sessions 550,000
Library Visits
Physical Branch 4,732,045
Virtual Branch 5,566,184
Meeting Room Users (Est.) 99,806
Storyville 102,431
Program Totals
Programs Offered 11,793
Program Attendance 305,029
Summer Reading Club Registrations 58,009
Program By Type
Preschool 45%
Elementary 15%
Teens 10%
Technology Instruction 12%
Adult 16%
School Visits 2%
Social Media Followers
Facebook 12,231
Twitter 2,507
Instagram 701

Library Personnel and Collections

Personnel
Total Full-Time Equivalent Positions 482.9
Collections
Collection Size 1,798,810
Database Subscriptions 25

Financial Information

Expenditures
Salaries and Wages $21,685,934
Employment Taxes and Benefits $6,340,626
Circulation Materials $7,510,968
Rent and Utilities $1,456,940
Other Expenses $3,286,287
Total $40,280,755
Revenue
General Fund $32,850,587
State Aid $4,549,480
Fees for Service $2,666,827
Grants $145,721
Total $40,212,615

A Typical Day At BCPL...

13,367 branch visitors. 15,724 BCPL website visitors. 30,229 items borrowed. 2,127 digital downloads. 1,725 public computer users. 1,529 hours spent on public computers. NUMBER in-branch wi-fi users. 862 program attendees. 289 storyville visitors.