Annual Statistics

No trivia for me today, I’m afraid. The deadline to submit our annual statistics to the state – these are used in funding decisions, to help us to compare our services against others in the state and, honestly, numbers are fun! I thought I would share some of the most interesting.

In 2018 there are 827 active Jackson Library card holders. We were open for 1537 hours. We, with the Friends of the Jackson Library, hosted 93 programs, welcoming 1384 attendees. Our collection consists of 8,921 books, 391 books on CD, and 1,042 movies.

We checked out a total of 13,819 items last year. Of those 4,280 were from the Children’s Room. Patrons downloaded 2,257 eBooks and audiobooks from our NH downloadable books collection.