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Annual Report 2011 / 2012

Service and Population
Service Area 8,141 square miles
Population Served 850,006
Total Public Service Hours 26,721
Main Library 1
Branches 24
Bookmobiles 2
Bookmobile Stops 11
Borrowers and Circulation
Registered Borrowers 167,124
% of Population Registered 20%
Circulation 1,502,126
Circulation per Capita 1.76
Interlibrary Loan
Borrowed 116,453
Lent 143,841
Reference Questions 190,983
Programs Offered 2,144
Attendance 50,728
Library Materials
Total Library Materials 1,015,160
Total Book Volumes 998,019
New Volumes 27,718
New Titles Added 10,167
Government Documents 17,161
Microforms 14,358
Periodical Subscriptions 191
Audio-Visual Items 64,521
Computer Usage
Public Computers Available 236
Total Computer Users 227,661
Computer Hours Logged 159,771
Total Staff 124 = 91.1 FTE*
Volunteers 695 = 10.82 FTE*
*Full-Time Equivalent; does not include extra help
Total Expenditures $7,526,948
Per Capita Expenditures (excludes capital, General Services Maintenance, utilities, and custodial costs) $8.85
Board of Supervisors
1st District Jon McQuiston
2nd District Zack Scrivner, Chairperson
3rd District Mike Maggard
4th District Ray Watson
5th District Karen Goh
Interm Director of Libraries
Sherry Gomez
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