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Library Use Calculator

How much would you pay out-of-pocket for your library services?

  • Enter in the left hand column the number of times per month you or your family use each service.
  • Estimated retail value of each service (if purchased) will be calculated on the right.
  • Total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet.
  • Tip: Tab between entries and do not use commas.
Value of Library Services
Input Your Use Library Services Value of Services

Adapted from the original Library Service Calculator provided by Massachusetts Library Association

This value of library service calculator was created to assist users and libraries understand and communicate their worth. Values are based on national and state averages and were updated in March 2009.

 
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