Library Statistics

 
Public Library Statistics

Public Library Statistics

The Statistical Report of North Carolina Public Libraries is an annual compilation and analysis of data reported by North Carolina's public libraries.The State Library of North Carolina participates in the national Public Library Survey administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). Many data elements in the Statistical Report of North Carolina Public Libraries questionnaire correspond to those required for participation in the national survey, ensuring that North Carolina's public library statistics are comparable to those of the other 49 states and the District of Columbia.

Data Files

2015-2016 2014-2015 2013-2014 2012-2013 2011-2012
2010-2011 2009-2010 2008-2009 2007-2008 2006-2007
2005-2006 2004-2005 2003-2004 2002-2003 2001-2002

For NC data older than 2001-2002, visit the IMLS Data Catalog.

Academic Library Statistics

Academic Library Statistics

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) collects and analyzes data related to education in the U.S, and publishes an annual report entitled Digest of Education Statistics. NCES conducts the Academic Libraries Survey biennially, collecting data from degree-granting postsecondary institutions that receive federal financial support.