Libraries in Missouri

 

Libraries in Missouri are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Missouri 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 62.79% of people who live in Missouri use the libraries every year. About 88,855 Missourians visit the library every day of whom 19,552 use the provided public internet access computers and 4,236 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 150 Libraries
  • 1,124 Librarians
  • 5,124,595 Total Population
  • 3,217,581 Borrowers
  • 31,632,378 Visits
  • 61,926 Total Programs
  • $219,187,709 Cost To Run
  • 17,384,031 Books
  • 202,712 E-books
  • 938,947 Audio
  • 907,835 Videos
  • 30,461 Downloads
  • 4,487 Computers
  • 901,969 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
2003168
2004151
2005149
2006151
2007152
2008152
2009151
2010150
YearLibrarians
20031,099
20041,098
20051,161
20061,184
20071,173
20081,172
20091,095
20101,124
YearNumber of Books
200318,673,090
200418,165,337
200518,576,220
200618,048,881
200718,433,496
200818,034,229
200917,591,574
201017,384,031
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,949,091
20073,049,845
20083,087,615
20092,990,759
20103,217,581
YearComputers
20033,268
20043,880
20053,923
20064,131
20074,644
20084,592
20094,438
20104,487
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20064,497,151
20075,092,327
20085,104,857
20095,443,382
20106,960,669
YearPrograms
2003-
200446,432
200549,032
200649,148
200752,114
200857,183
200958,715
201061,926
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
20041,187,921
20051,245,285
20061,289,079
20071,382,071
20081,399,203
20091,541,347
20101,508,173
YearCost to Run
2003173,439,938
2004175,444,038
2005187,490,752
2006191,879,398
2007206,038,110
2008211,365,123
2009225,617,108
2010219,187,709
YearNumber of Ebooks
2003-168
2004191,748
2005186,756
2006184,697
2007200,309
2008228,625
2009219,065
2010202,712
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003729,115
2004765,148
2005840,227
2006838,741
2007852,431
2008865,281
2009935,657
2010938,947
YearNumber of Videos
2003592,166
2004626,190
2005692,530
2006931,619
2007799,054
2008826,440
2009872,697
2010907,835
YearHours Open
20031,112,774
2004876,931
2005853,914
2006766,233
2007888,964
2008877,623
2009878,437
2010901,969
YearPopulation
20035,109,657
20045,113,162
20055,113,153
20065,114,158
20075,125,706
20085,121,498
20095,124,592
20105,124,595