Top uses of the library:
- Borrow books
- Browse print and media
- Get help
Adult’s opinion of public library services:
- 80% of Americans say borrowing books is a “very important” service of libraries.
- 80% say reference librarians are a “very important” service of libraries.
- 77% say free access to computers and the internet is a “very important” service of libraries.
- 59% stated that comfortable places to read and study were a priority.
The study includes more analysis, including results broken down by education, income, community, etc. The study also includes information about eReaders, web use, and mobile devices.
Your turn: How do you use your JSRCC library? Do you work in our study rooms, browse the DVD collection or get help with schoolwork? Let us know in the comments!