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Chief Officers of State Library Agencies

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For the latest verified and comparative data on public libraries and the state library agency, please consult the Institute for Museum and Library Services website for data products and publications at: http://www.imls.gov/research/

CHIEF OFFICER

Name: Jamie Markusjamie.markus@wyo.gov
Title: State Librarian
Organization: State of Wyoming
Address: Wyoming State Library
2800 Central Ave
City: Cheyenne
State: WY
Zip Code: 82002
Phone: (307) 777-5914
Appointment Date: 6/17/2015
Committee Assignments: n/a

STATE LINKS

Library Agency Homepage: library.wyo.gov
Virtual Library: gowyld.net
State Home Page: wyo.gov
Governor: Matthew H. Mead
Library Association: wyla.org
Friends of the Library Association: N/A
Trustee Association: N/A
Other State Library Links:
      Wyoming Inventors Database Wyoming Authors Wiki Wyoming Newspaper Project digitalcollections.wyo.gov

STATEWIDE PUBLIC LIBRARY STATISTICS

Link to IMLS Public Library Statistics Webpage: https://www.imls.gov/research-evaluation/data-collection/public-libraries-survey

Year the data below was released: 2015
URL for Statewide Public Library Statistics:
      http://library.wyo.gov/services/ldo/stats
Population: 576,412
Number of Public Libraries: 23
Total Circulation: 4,914,332
Circulation Per Capita: 8.4
Total Library Operating Income: 32,104,280
Total Expenditures: 31,644,567
Expenditures per capita:51.31
State Support:No direct aid
Total Construction Funding:
Materials Loaned to other Libraries: 36,724

STATE LIBRARY AGENCY

Link to IMLS State Library Statistics Webpage: https://www.imls.gov/research-evaluation/data-collection/state-library-administrative-agency-survey

Year the data below was released:
Governance Structure: Division within the Department of Administration and Information
Library Legislation:
W.S. 9-2-2008; 9-2-1026.6
Library Standards:

Allied and Other Special Operations:
Operates the WYLD network, a shared state- wide integrated library system. Provides central acquisitions services. Maintains the state documents depository.
Number of Service Outlets: 1
Collections: Book and serials vols.: 72,656 Audio materials: 356 Video materials: 467 Serial subscriptions: 239 Government documents: 56,964
Staff: 19 FT
Income: 10,292,681 [Biennium; all sources]
Expenditures: 10,292,681 [Biennium]
Employment Opportunities: http://library.wyo.gov/news/jobs

PUBLICATIONS

Newsletter: http://library.wyo.gov/news
LSTA Five Year Plan: http://library.wyo.gov/about/lsta
Other Relevant Links to State Library Publications:

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