Most important services for libraries to offer in the U.S. as of October 2012

Most important services for libraries to offer in the United States as of October 2012

Most important services for libraries to offer in the U.S. as of October 2012 This statistic shows the most important services for libraries to offer in the United States as of October 2012. During the survey, 77 percent of respondents said it was very important that libraries offered free access to computers and the internet.
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Most important services for libraries to offer in the United States as of October 2012

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Very importantSomewhat important
Librarians to help people find info80%16%
Borrowing books80%15%
Free access to computers and the internet77%18%
Quiet study spaces for adults and children76%19%
Programs and classes for children and teens74%21%
Research resources such as free databases73%20%
Job/career resources67%22%
Free events/activities63%30%
Free public meeting spaces49%36%
Very importantSomewhat important
Librarians to help people find info80%16%
Borrowing books80%15%
Free access to computers and the internet77%18%
Quiet study spaces for adults and children76%19%
Programs and classes for children and teens74%21%
Research resources such as free databases73%20%
Job/career resources67%22%
Free events/activities63%30%
Free public meeting spaces49%36%
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This statistic shows the most important services for libraries to offer in the United States as of October 2012. During the survey, 77 percent of respondents said it was very important that libraries offered free access to computers and the internet.
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