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Washington Department of Education

General Information and Finances

Operating Revenue: $379,225,817


Full-time Librarians with Master's Degrees from programs of library and information studies: 777.28
Full-time Librarians: 804.64
Additional Full-time Employees: 2793.76

Library Catalog and Collection

Total Print Materials: 14,841,947
Ebooks: 734,296
Physical Audio Titles: 1,276,231
Downloadable Audio Titles: 315,554
Physical Video Titles: 1,508,455
Downloadable Video Titles: 8,950

Visiting Information

Total Yearly Hours: 742,847
Total Visits: 43,095,638


Children's Programs: 47,206
Young Adult Programs: 6,291
Total Audience: 1,970,967
Children's Audience: 1,522,151
Young Adult Audience: 130,881

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Source and Notes

Public Libraries Survey, Fiscal Year 2012 (latest available data)