U.S. public library e-book offering 2014, by category

The graph shows the percentage of public library e-book inventory in the United States as of July 2014, ranked by category. The source found that nearly all surveyed public libraries offered general adult fiction e-books to their patrons, while 96 percent stated they had young adult fiction in their holdings.

Percentage of U.S. public libraries offering select categories of e-books to their patrons as of July 2014

Share of libraries
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Release date

November 2014


United States

Survey time period

April 4 to July 2, 2014

Number of respondents

538 respondents

Special properties

U.S. public libraries only

Method of interview

Online survey

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