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Library Value Calculator

How valuable is your local library? How much would you pay out-of-pocket for your library services?

Use this handy Library Value Calculator, originally created by the Massachusetts Library Association.

  • In the left-hand column enter the number of times per month you or your family use each service.
  • Estimated retail value of each service will be calculated on the right.
  • Total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet.

NOTE: If the form doesn't automatically clear values, use the Clear Form button below.

Value of Library Services

Input Your
Library Services Value of

Total Value: