- Among the cities studied, Seattle, San Francisco and Columbus have the highest per capita number of library visitors and circulation.
- Some of the drivers of city libraries’ increased popularity include investments in children’s programming, GED instruction, and central library renovations to make them more welcoming.
- The number of library computers available per 10,000 residents ranges from 3.5 in Phoenix to 17.1 in Seattle. Most libraries report that the demand for computer time far exceeds the supply.
Read more and access a PDF of the report on Pew’s website.
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