Libraries in Pennsylvania

 

Libraries in Pennsylvania are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Pennsylvania 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 46.35% of people who live in Pennsylvania use the libraries every year. About 132,551 Pennsylvanians visit the library every day of whom 24,840 use the provided public internet access computers and 10,176 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 458 Libraries
  • 2,515 Librarians
  • 11,971,440 Total Population
  • 5,549,197 Borrowers
  • 47,188,168 Visits
  • 168,906 Total Programs
  • $322,004,880 Cost To Run
  • 27,790,279 Books
  • 642,910 E-books
  • 2,671,985 Audio
  • 1,670,993 Videos
  • -151 Downloads
  • 7,437 Computers
  • 1,447,749 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
2003453
2004455
2005458
2006457
2007457
2008457
2009458
2010458
YearLibrarians
20032,618
20042,568
20052,507
20062,560
20072,646
20082,609
20092,764
20102,515
YearNumber of Books
200332,196,461
200429,262,996
200529,520,487
200629,706,419
200730,114,174
200829,837,309
200928,179,842
201027,790,279
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20065,776,086
20075,779,176
20085,660,178
20095,513,347
20105,549,197
YearComputers
20036,710
20046,883
20057,012
20067,058
20077,012
20087,166
20097,232
20107,437
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20068,890,854
20078,182,413
20088,856,727
20099,091,955
20108,843,086
YearPrograms
2003-
200494,401
2005133,307
2006145,217
2007154,872
2008168,594
2009178,704
2010168,906
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
20042,374,724
20052,988,253
20063,345,407
20073,540,931
20083,827,228
20093,947,143
20103,622,569
YearCost to Run
2003294,431,459
2004290,127,226
2005305,800,924
2006328,218,844
2007340,068,666
2008345,621,619
2009346,962,820
2010322,004,880
YearNumber of Ebooks
200377,569
200429,772
200545,609
200692,621
2007678,505
2008717,435
2009769,402
2010642,910
YearNumber of Audio Units
20032,185,509
20042,017,191
20052,102,833
20062,253,733
20072,301,400
20082,330,583
20092,677,870
20102,671,985
YearNumber of Videos
20031,107,235
20041,223,579
20051,315,394
20061,392,023
20071,525,359
20081,585,431
20091,733,634
20101,670,993
YearHours Open
20031,532,750
20041,458,907
20051,471,827
20061,494,166
20071,520,734
20081,531,150
20091,529,475
20101,447,749
YearPopulation
200311,947,655
200411,980,618
200511,989,246
200611,998,805
200711,998,807
200811,971,428
200911,971,426
201011,971,440