...How much is your Library worth?

CPL :: Library Use Value Calculator










The Value of Your Library

Library Use Value Calculator
Calculate the Value of YOUR Library Use!

Curious how much the services the library provides you would cost if you had to pay for them directly? To find out, just enter in the left hand column the number of times you or your family use each service listed down the center. The estimated retail value of each service will be calculated on the right, and the total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet - and let us know what you think about our library service by emailing us at the address at the bottom of the page.

Input Your
Library Services Value of
Books Borrowed $
Magazines Borrowed $
Movies Borrowed $
Audio Books Borrowed $

Magazine Use in Library $
Interlibrary Loan $
Meeting Room Use per Hour $
Adult Programs Attended $
Children's Programs Attended $

Hours of Computer Use
  (i.e. Internet, MS Word, etc.)
Subscription Periodical Articles Viewed Online $
Months of Use for Other Database Searching $
Reference Questions Asked $


Share your thoughts and suggestions for the library!

We value your opinions and ideas - please share any comments or suggestions you have about the library with us.  Please email them to athomas@brownsburg.lib.in.us. Thank you.

This worksheet has been adapted from the downloadable spreadsheet provided by the Massachusetts Library Association.
Librarians & webmasters: put this calculator on your website!

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