Public, Co-op and BTBL Library Statistics:

  • Michigan Library Statistics 2007 Thru 2018.

    Library statisticsMichigan library statistics are compiled from the Annual Report/State Aid Application submitted by public libraries, cooperatives and braille and talking book libraries. The statistics are offered here as multi-tab Microsoft Excel sheets.

    Please refer any questions regarding these statistics to the Library Data Coordinator at 517-335-1501 or


  • The Public Library Annual Reporting/State Aid Application Software, Counting Opinions LibPAS!

    The Library of Michigan uses Counting Opinions’ Library Performance Assessment software LibPAS for state data collection. This software with its intuitive design, allows for a much smoother data collection process and many more robust reporting features for libraries.

    LibPAS offers users many options to make the survey process as easy as possible for everyone, including:

    • The ability to easily move between sections within the survey  
    • Auto-save from one data entry point to the next, eliminating lost data  
    • Previous year reported values will be visible during entry
    • Note fields will be easy to use during edit checks
    • Printed reports will be clear and will allow for multiple print options.  

    Use The Library Performance Assessment Software (LibPAS) at

  • This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Quick Facts You Can Use

Data Digest

  • The Data Digests from 2003-2014 are now hosted at the Internet Archive.

    to view the digests visit Internet Archive.