The 2021 Public Library Annual Report (PLAR) opens on Monday, January 24, 2022 and closes on Friday, March 25, 2022. Are you new to the PLAR? Check out the 5 Ws of the Public Library Annual Report for an overview.

Contact Charissa Brammer at or 720-648-2948 any time if you have questions or concerns about the survey.

Library Research Service staff will offer a webinar about this new survey and some of the changes on February 1st at 11:00 am MST. Please register for this webinar, it is open to everyone who works on the PLAR.  It will be recorded and posted here when the recording is available.

Slides from the introduction webinar

Recording of the introduction webinar

Survey Support Documents and Links

2021 Resources