Library Statistics

Fiscal Year Items Circulated Registered Borrowers Items Owned Items Added
FY14 1,456,245 44,223 461,697 26,097
FY13 1,455,372 44,265 452,662 32,576
FY12 1,450,724 43,675 427,987 29,478
FY11 1,432,913 44,267 418,945 31,666
FY10 1,445,120 44,625 420,665 30,927
FY09 1,402,156 44,625 420,665 30,927
FY08 1,172,120 42,206 417,332 31,089
FY07 1,262,147 33,558 409,169 27,856
FY06 1,206,182 35,432 407,647 28,274
FY05 1,198,533 34,971 398,276 29,670
FY04 1,054,611 400,089 28,433
FY00 805,915 35,408 435,221 27,622
  • FY05=July 2004-June 2005, etc
  • FY00 is the last full year before the Main Library renovation in 2001-2002
  • Items owned and added do not include magazines.
  • Registered borrower count includes Brookline residents and out-of-town borrowers who registered for a Minuteman Library Network card in Brookline. Borrowers are purged after three full years of inactivity.