Creating a Culture of Evaluation: Taking Your Library from Talk to Action by Bill Irwin, PhD and Kimberly Silk, MLS Available from OLA Press April 2017.
Burlington Public Library recently published the results of it’s economic impact study. Here are the top-line results: In 2015, Burlington Public Library created over $57
In December 2016, Newmarket Public Library (NPL) adopted the methodology developed by the Martin Prosperity Institute for the Toronto Public Library to conduct their own
Ottawa Public Library’s recently released economic impact study concludes: … the library generated $256 million in total benefits in Ottawa in 2015, a remarkable 417%
Vancouver Island Regional Library published their economic impact study in July 2016, with the following findings: The full economic impact of Vancouver Island Regional Library