The Office of Library and Information Services makes available for analysis raw data collected through the 2014 Annual Report Survey for Rhode Island Public Libraries. No corrections have been made to the data and it is presented as libraries have reported it.
Please be careful in your use and interpretation of the data. Using numbers out of context or without definitions can be confusing and inaccurate. If you have questions about using the data, suggestions for improvements, or have developed analyses that would be helpful to the community, please contact Karen Mellor.
Download the complete 2014 Annual Report Survey Data (Excel spreadsheet 263kb)
Download the 2014 Annual Report Survey
In 2014, OLIS switched to Counting Opinions' LibPAS. The following reports have been generated through LibPAS. Most reports can be sorted by clicking the header of the column and sorted high to low, or low to high. Data on these reports can also be expanded to view all data at the bottom of the page. Data can be charted where a chart icon appears.
All reports can be downloaded in Excel format by clicking the Excel item on the bottom left of the report.
Important Note: Currently the Total Population on various tables is incorrect. Rhode Island's population is 1,052,567; 8 Rhode Island municipalities have multiple library systems, resulting in double counting of the population in those communities.