2010 Top Ten American Library

Worthington Libraries has again been rated a Top 10 public library in Hennen's American Public Library Ratings (HAPLR) for 2010.

The HAPLR uses data provided by 9,000 public libraries in the United States to create comparative rankings and provides a rating system, based on 15 categories, that librarians, trustees and the public can use to evaluate and improve library services.

Worthington Libraries is ranked as the number two library in the country in its category of public libraries serving a populace of between 50,000-100,000.

Worthington Libraries was ranked by HAPLR as the number two library in 2009 and 2008; number 7 in 2006; number 9 in 2004; and number 8 in 2001.