Library Use Value Calculator
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Library Service Value of Service Based On
Adult Books Borrowed $17.00 Amazon.com average price
Young Adult Books Borrowed $12.00 Amazon.com average price
Children Books Borrowed $17.00 Amazon.com average price
eAudiobooks Downloaded $9.95 Audible.com download average
eBooks Downloaded $15.00 Estimated retail average
Audiobook CDs Borrowed $37.99 Estimated retail average
Magazines Read $5.00 Estimated purchase price average
Newspapers Read $16.95 Estimated Times Picayune (monthly subscription price)
Movies Borrowed $7.99 Estimated Netflix monthly price
CDs Borrowed $9.95 iTunes download album average
Adult Programs Attended $10.75 Based on entertainment/cultural event admission prices
Young Adult Programs Attended $9.75 Based on entertainment/cultural event admission prices
Children's Programs Attended $7.75 Based on entertainment/cultural event admission prices
Computer Use (per hour) $12.00 FedEx/Kinkos price
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