1997 Input-Output Measures for Colorado Public Libraries

Compiled from the Colorado Public Library Annual SurveyPDF document, these library-by-library data are designed to be used in conjunction with the Colorado Public Library Profiles 1997. Together, the data provide an overview of Colorado public library finances, holdings, services, and employees.

Addresses .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentAddresses, System Affiliations, and Counties

Telephones, Faxes and URLs .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document

Public Library Directors .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentDirector Names for Colorado Public Libraries

General Information .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentBorrowers, Outlets, and Bookmobiles

Staff .pdfPDF document .xls Excel documentALA-MLS Librarians, Other Staff, and Total Staff in FTEs

Computers and Networking .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentComputers Available to the Public

Library Income .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentLocal, State, Federal, Other, and Total Library Income

Staff Expenditures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentSalaries, Benefits, and Totals

Materials Expenditures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentExpenditures on Bound Materials, Video, Audio, Subscriptions, Electronic Materials, and Access

Misc. and Total Expenditures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentIncludes Other Expenditures and Capital Outlay

Collection .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentBooks, Bound Volumes, Audio and Video Materials, Software, and Print and Electronic Subscriptions

Circulation .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentIncludes Children’s Materials

Annual Operating Hours .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentPublic Service and Evening and Weekend Hours

Annual Services .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentVisits, Reference, and ILL

Programs .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentProgram Offerings and Attendance

Input Measures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentFTE Ratios and Items per 1,000 Ratios

Funding Measures .pdf PDF document .xlsPDF documentPer Capita Funding Ratios, Staff, and Materials as Percent of Operating Expenditures

Output Measures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel documentRegistration as a Percent of Population, Services per Capita, Evening and Weekend Hours Percentages, and Turnover Rate

State Totals and Averages .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document

Colorado Salaries and Wages .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document

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