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Statistics for Connecticut Public Libraries: Overview

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Connecticut's Public Libraries: A Statistical Profile

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Institute of Museum and Library services


This project is funded in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Connecticut State Library.

Statewide Statistics

Connecticut Public Library Snapshot

  • 169 Towns in Connecticut
  • 165 Principal Public Libraries
  • 4 Towns with no libraries (contract with other towns)
  • 27 Non-Principal Public Libraries
  • 192 Total Public Libraries (counting by administrative unit)
  • 47 Branch Libraries
  • 239 Total Libraries including Branches
  • 4 Libraries have Bookmobiles
  • 243 Total Library “Outlets” (including branches and bookmobiles)

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Contact Information

Tom Newman, Statistics & Grant Administration, Division of Library Development, Connecticut State Library
231 Capitol Ave., Hartford, CT  06106, 860-757-6573, or Send Email

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