Library Calculator

What is your library worth to you?

How much would you pay out-of-pocket for your library services?

  • 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 will be calculated on the right.
  • Total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet.
  • Holding your mouse over any question mark will give you an interesting fact about that library service.
  • Tip: Tab between entries and do not use commas.

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Did you know that SSLDL has over 70,000 books for all ages?

Did you know that SSLDL has numerous magazines for teen, adults, and children?

Did you know SSLDL has over 6,000 DVD movie titles?

Did you know SSLDL has over 2,000 audio books and thousands more available online?

Did you know SSLDL has video games for Xbox 360, Wii, Nintendo DS, PS3 and PS2?

Did you know SSLDL carries over 2,000 music CD's ranging from classical to rock?

Did you know the library has early literacy materials for check-out?

Did you know you can check out an e-reader from the library and try before you buy?

Did you know SSLDL carries a number of encyclopedias to help you find quick facts?

Did you know the library has books to prepare you for SAT, ACT, ASVAB, and more?

Did you know SSLDL offers computer classes on a variety of topics year round?

Did you know SSLDL has storytimes, movie nights and other programs avalible for all age groups?

Did you know that SSLSL has 40+ computer stations throughout the library?

Did you know you can view old Herald articles back to 1929 online?

Did you know you can find historical records, maps, and pictures with Ancestry Library Edition?

Did you know the reference librarians at SSLDL love answering questions?