The Borough of


500 Wyoming Avenue , Kingston, PA 18704 | 570-288-4576 | 570-288-9493

Hoyt Library

January thru December 2011

Total circulation of books, audio cassettes, CDs, DVDs, and videos: $97,474
If users had purchased at an average price of $30 each $2,924,220

Librarians answered 18,439 questions.
If a fee-based service was used for each question at $10 each $184,390

The Library subscribed to more than 140 magazines, journals, Newspapers and databases valued at $8554

14,717 patrons attended more than 549 programs for adults and children.
If users paid $10 each $147,170

14,172 patrons used the Free Internet
If users paid $5 each $70,860

517 uses of the free labs by tutors and students
If users paid $30 for each use $15,510

341 uses of the Community Room by groups, organizations and individuals
If users paid $50 for each use $17,050

Access to POWER Library and other online database in the Library and remotely 24/7 $65,000

The Hoyt Library generated over $3.4 million worth of great services in 2011; And – YOUR LIBRARY CARD IS FREE

More than 92,700 people visited the library January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011.

On the 298 days we were open:

    An average of 311 people visit the library daily
    An average of 327 items are borrowed daily
    An average of 62 reference questions are answered daily
    An average of 48 people accessed the internet daily


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