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By The Numbers

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By The Numbers

  1. 1. By the Numbers: Do Hennen, LJ Ratings and Other Scores Tell the Truth? Nancy Davis, The Ivy Group Cathi Alloway, Dauphin County Library System
  2. 6. HENNEN WEIGHTS Expenditure Per Capita 3 Cost Per Circ 3 Visits Per Capita 3 Materials % of Budget 2 Collection Turnover 2 Circ Per FTE Staff Hour 2 Circ Per Capita 2 Circ Per Hour 2 Reference Per Capita 2 Materials $ Per Capita 2 FTE staff Per 1000 Pop 2 Periodicals Per 1000 Pop 1 Volumes Per Capita 1 Visits Per Hour 1 Circ Per Visit 1
  3. 7. <ul><li>LIBRARY POP SCORE %ILE </li></ul><ul><li>Hotwings Mem PL 25K 559 58% </li></ul><ul><li>Beefstock Mem PL 25K 464 43% </li></ul><ul><li>Bacon Mem PL 25K 444 40% </li></ul><ul><li>Hotwings: 2 week loan period, 2 renewals = 3 circs for 6 weeks </li></ul><ul><li>Beeftips and Bacon: 3 week loan period, 1 renewal = 2 circs for 6 weeks </li></ul>
  4. 8. <ul><li>Visits </li></ul><ul><li>Circulation </li></ul><ul><li>Program Attendance </li></ul><ul><li>Public Internet Use </li></ul>
  5. 10. $$$$ Lower poverty Higher education Bigger collection More outlets
  6. 11. Atglen Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh New Cumberland Sewickley Green Tree Womelsdorf
  7. 16. Print - $120 Online - $250 Custom - more
  8. 17. YOUR PEER LIBRARIES Collected by IMLS and PLA (library data): Service area population AND Total operating expenditures AND Number of outlets Census data (demographics): Ethnicity of population Poverty level of population Education level of population Average income and housing
  9. 22. By the Numbers: Do Hennen, LJ Ratings and Other Scores Tell the Truth? Nancy Davis, The Ivy Group Cathi Alloway, Dauphin County Library System

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