What is your library worth to you?

How much would you pay out-of-pocket for your library services? Times are tough! Why pay full price for a book or movie when you can borrrow them from the library? Figure out how much you would pay out-of-pocket for services you receive free at the library. Enter your information in our calculator to find out your savings…you will be surprised! Keep in mind that the average household pays $108.00 per year for library taxes.

  • Enter in the left hand column the number of times per month you or your family use each service.
  • Estimated retail value of each service (if purchased new) will be calculated on the right.
  • Total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet.
  • Tip: Tab between entries and do not use commas.

Click Library Use Calculator to add up your savings!