This article appeared on the Fox Illinois web site on April 13, 2017. The article profiles Champaign Public Library, and how the proposed federal budget, which includes the elimination of the IMLS, puts libraries like Champaign PL in jeopardy. “It’s a place where you can find a book to read,” Harrington said. “You can find that computer […]
Markham Public Library’s economic impact study for the year 2016 produced the following findings:
- Markham Public Library’s total economic impact is estimated at $82.6 million annually (2016$).
- Economic benefit per resident is $251.33
- Economic benefit per household is $805
- Every dollar invested in Markham PL generates $5.97 of value.
Access the full study at the Markham Public Library website.