Libraries in Arkansas

 

Libraries in Arkansas are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Arkansas library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 61.19% of people who live in Arkansas use the libraries every year. About 29,541 Arkansans visit the library every day of whom 10,622 use the provided public internet access computers and 2,051 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 57 Libraries
  • 332 Librarians
  • 2,643,925 Total Population
  • 1,617,778 Borrowers
  • 10,516,729 Visits
  • 30,630 Total Programs
  • $66,390,798 Cost To Run
  • 6,626,025 Books
  • 27,274 E-books
  • 223,948 Audio
  • 300,196 Videos
  • 27,147 Downloads
  • 2,155 Computers
  • 413,108 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
200347
200448
200548
200648
200748
200851
200952
201057
YearLibrarians
2003350
2004345
2005384
2006392
2007390
2008426
2009398
2010332
YearNumber of Books
20035,395,353
20045,705,942
20055,965,008
20066,169,859
20076,223,661
20086,449,815
20096,578,483
20106,626,025
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20061,317,283
20071,411,493
20081,497,694
20091,525,904
20101,617,778
YearComputers
20031,078
20041,192
20051,311
20061,517
20071,644
20081,855
20092,028
20102,155
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,543,009
20072,788,187
20083,002,604
20093,514,858
20103,781,492
YearPrograms
2003-
200414,793
200516,992
200618,795
200718,860
200825,302
200926,291
201030,630
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
2004497,107
2005516,793
2006640,313
2007643,057
2008624,385
2009691,355
2010730,299
YearCost to Run
200342,133,325
200446,966,975
200548,023,240
200653,726,882
200758,648,190
200862,598,744
200963,686,675
201066,390,798
YearNumber of Ebooks
200321,337
200427,346
200518,299
200621,833
200723,978
200831,394
200931,192
201027,274
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003135,734
2004159,646
2005183,342
2006206,980
2007213,823
2008230,256
2009224,795
2010223,948
YearNumber of Videos
2003137,477
2004158,534
2005189,557
2006223,060
2007241,771
2008271,823
2009284,488
2010300,196
YearHours Open
2003382,832
2004381,141
2005390,072
2006395,560
2007393,924
2008399,357
2009399,517
2010413,108
YearPopulation
20032,566,588
20042,662,018
20052,636,104
20062,636,105
20072,656,141
20082,656,140
20092,656,139
20102,643,925