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The Caroline Library: by the numbers

Caroline Library director Maureen Dorosinski presented the following information to the Board of Supervisors Tuesday night. It gives an interesting peek into the library over the past year, by the numbers.

libraryFor Fiscal Year 2013-2014 (July 1-June 30)

  • Total circulation: 308,465
  • Reference questions: 20,272
  • Paged printed: 37,753
  • Copies made: 21,431
  • Faxes sent/received: 2,561
  • Library visitors: 75,108
  • Titles added: 1,726
  • New cards: 1,108
  • Overdrive (ebook) users: 3,104
  • Total attendance for children’s programs: 2,973
  • Community outreach: five new stops on the bookmobile, 882 helped with AARP tax help, 840 Food for Life participants