Benchmarking Study

This study was prepared by Lauterbach & Amen, LLP, for a presentation at the 2015 Libraries Illinois Conference, comparing data from 24 libraries in DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry, Will and Cook counties who completed a 20-question survey. It is augmented by financial data from the Illinois Comptroller's website and published audit reports from 63 public libraries. The study will be available on the ILA website through December 2015 as a convenience for members who may wish to review or use the data. 

Benchmarking Illinois Libraries: Fall 2015

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