Fall 2017 OLIS-LORI Delivery Items Count Results

About the Survey

LORI libraries statewide participated in the biannual Delivery Items Count in October 2017. 207 library facilities that receive OLIS-LORI Delivery services recorded and reported their out-going item counts. Altogether, 41,588 items were transported in the LORI Delivery system during the week. The survey took place from October 22 through October 28, 2017.

For most libraries, the heaviest delivery traffic occurs on Monday. On Monday, October 23, 2017, 8,953 items were placed in delivery bins to be transported from LORI libraries.

Survey summaries 

The following are results drawn from this and the past items count surveys:

During one week of OLIS-LORI Delivery, the number of items transported were:

LORI Delivery Weekly Volumes

Based on the assumption that most libraries open five days a week, the average number of outgoing items placed to the delivery system per day per library are:

Average daily Volume by Library Type