2000 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 2000. Together, the data provide an overview of Colorado public library finances, holdings, services, and employees.

Addresses .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Addresses, System Affiliations, and Counties
Telephones, Faxes, and URLs .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
Public Library Directors .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Director Names for Colorado Public Libraries
General Information .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Borrowers, Outlets, and Bookmobiles
Staff .pdfPDF document .xls Excel document ALA-MLS Librarians, Other Staff, and Total Staff in FTEs
Computers and Networking .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Computers Available to the Public
Library Income .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Local, State, Federal, Other, and Total Library Income
Staff Expenditures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Salaries, Benefits, and Totals
Library Materials & Resources .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Expenditures on Bound Materials, Video, Audio, Subscriptions, Electronic Materials and Access
Misc. and Total Expenditures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Includes Other Expenditures and Capital Outlay
Collection .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Books, Bound Volumes, Audio and Video Materials, Software, and Print and Electronic Subscriptions
Circulation .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Includes Children’s Materials
Annual Operating Hours .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Public Service and Evening and Weekend Hours
Annual Services .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Visits, Reference, and ILL
Programs .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Program Offerings and Attendance
Input Measures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document FTE Ratios and Items per 1,000 Ratios
Funding Measures .pdf PDF document .xlsExcel document Per Capita Funding Ratios, Staff, and Materials as Percent of Operating Expenditures
Output Measures .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Registration as a Percent of Population, Services per Capita, Evening and Weekend Hours Percentages, and Turnover Rate
Summer Reading .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document Registration for Summer Reading programs.
State Totals and Averages .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
State Ratios .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document

Colorado Salaries and Wages
Library Director and Assistant Director .pdfPDF document xlsExcel document
Branch Head and Department Head .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
Reference, Adult Services, and Starting Librarians .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
Cataloger and Children’s Librarian .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
Computer/Automation Specialist .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document
Other Staff Wages .pdfPDF document .xlsExcel document


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