How much value does Worthington Libraries offer you? How much would you pay out-of-pocket for your library services?
Enter the amount you use each library service each month in the left column; the estimated cost of each service will be calculated on the right. The total monthly value of your library services is calculated at the bottom.
Ohio's statewide investment of $673 million in libraries returns a value of about $2.6 billion to the Ohio economy, which translates into a return of $3.81 for every dollar invested. [Source: Ohio's Estimated Statewide Return from Investment of State and Local Tax Dollars in Public Libraries (PDF).]
Note: Use the Tab key to move from row to row. Use whole numbers only and do not use commas.* Check our sources to find out how we calculated these values.