Library Journal Star Libraries 2013

The Library Journal Index of Public Library Service for 2013 was just released and there are nine Nebraska libraries in the top-rated list. Four of these libraries have earned stars in every edition of the index since it began. They are shown in bold type in the table below.

Expenditure Category

Stars

Library

City

$10K-$49.9K

*****

Bloomfield Public Library

Bloomfield

$10K-$49.9K

***

Creighton Public Library

Creighton

$10K-$49.9K

*****

Genoa Public Library

Genoa

$50K-$99.9K

*****

Hartington Public Library

Hartington

$50K-$99.9K

***

Oakland Public Library

Oakland

$100K-$199.9K

****

Atkinson Public Library

Atkinson

$100K-$199.9K

*****

Central City Public Library

Central City

$100K-$199.9K

*****

Neligh Public Library

Neligh

$200K-$399.9K

***

Falls City Library and Arts Center

Falls City

The source of data for the index is the annual Public Libraries Survey, which is compiled by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The statistics for the 2013 index are from the FY 2011 survey.

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One Response to Library Journal Star Libraries 2013

  1. Matthew Williams says:

    Went to the site and tried to find our library. The link from LJ does not work. Frustrating.

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