Save Money With Your Library

Piggy bank

Discover how using the public library instead of purchasing books and digital services saves you money.

In 2019, visitors to Birchard Libraries saved an estimated total of $9 million.
Approximate values:

  • Books - $3,300,000
  • Movies - $627,000
  • Digital downloads - $815,000
  • Reference services - $1,000,000
  • Computer services - $932,000

For a complete breakdown, see our Return on Investment Library Calculator results.

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