Data & Statistics

OLIS collects and analyses data from a variety of sources:


AskRI Statistics

Usage data regarding the statewide use of the AskRI databases.

Delivery Data

LORI Delivery Item Count

Usage data regarding OLIS's delivery services of materials to libraries across the state.

Public Library Survey

Rhode Island Annual Public Library Survey

Annual compilation of financial, service and staffing data from Rhode Island public libraries.

Summer Reading

Summer Reading Program Data

Data regarding the participation in public library summer reading programs for children and adults across Rhode Island.

Technology Scan

LORI Library Technology Scan and ILL Statistics

Data from the LORI technology scan where libraries across the state share the technologies and technology servivces they provide to their users.

External Data Sources

Karen Mellor
Chief of Library Services