Libraries in Maryland

 

Libraries in Maryland are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Maryland 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 58.23% of people who live in Maryland use the libraries every year. About 94,558 Marylanders visit the library every day of whom 19,676 use the provided public internet access computers and 4,157 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 24 Libraries
  • 1,958 Librarians
  • 5,618,343 Total Population
  • 3,271,760 Borrowers
  • 33,662,473 Visits
  • 59,074 Total Programs
  • $262,198,496 Cost To Run
  • 13,954,140 Books
  • 91,595 E-books
  • 1,016,312 Audio
  • 1,042,078 Videos
  • 436,295 Downloads
  • 4,239 Computers
  • 488,509 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
200324
200424
200524
200624
200724
200824
200924
201024
YearLibrarians
20031,831
20041,854
20051,813
20061,886
20071,933
20081,962
20092,012
20101,958
YearNumber of Books
200315,329,503
200414,825,300
200514,521,051
200614,553,710
200714,399,368
200814,231,592
200913,741,352
201013,954,140
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20063,052,335
20073,104,303
20083,196,058
20093,252,637
20103,271,760
YearComputers
20032,816
20043,005
20053,177
20063,312
20073,498
20083,716
20093,906
20104,239
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20066,743,305
20077,177,500
20086,609,246
20096,689,495
20107,004,572
YearPrograms
2003-
2004-24
2005-24
200646,813
200748,991
200855,694
200957,655
201059,074
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
20041,506,658
20051,476,746
20061,510,252
20071,468,230
20081,592,334
20091,492,353
20101,479,903
YearCost to Run
2003199,113,663
2004204,473,636
2005226,807,525
2006252,425,536
2007264,703,893
2008267,894,026
2009271,618,212
2010262,198,496
YearNumber of Ebooks
200315,481
200415,923
200534,143
200648,590
200742,922
200831,862
200967,019
201091,595
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003850,364
2004969,759
20051,016,096
2006916,372
2007920,076
20081,032,794
20091,043,581
20101,016,312
YearNumber of Videos
2003547,366
2004577,642
2005647,313
2006690,302
2007744,785
2008801,999
2009850,127
20101,042,078
YearHours Open
2003472,961
2004488,738
2005486,760
2006501,245
2007510,394
2008509,810
2009509,151
2010488,509
YearPopulation
20035,368,802
20045,428,800
20055,518,999
20065,508,909
20075,489,000
20085,529,715
20095,542,658
20105,618,343