State of Oregon’s Public Libraries

2016 Report to the Oregon Library Association Library Development and Legislation Committee

By Janet Webster and Kate LaskyLibrary Hours per 1000 Population

Oregon has 137 public library entities listed in the Oregon State Library statistical database updated in late 2014. Branch libraries and other outlets bring the total number of library facilities in the state to 224. Oregon’s libraries are organized in different ways and consequently, are funded from various streams. Click here to read more.