Georgia Public Library Service collects and analyzes financial, demographic, staffing, and service data from public libraries in Georgia to highlight the value of programs and services of the more than 400 public libraries in every county of the state.
Use the links below to find annual reports and other data about Georgia libraries and to submit your library’s forms.
Annual Report and Statistics
- 2018 Annual Report — COMING SOON
2018 Annual Documents
- 2018 Annual Forms Upload Checklist (PDF)
- FY2019 Roster of Board of Trustees (XLS)
- FY2019 Signatory Authority (PDF)
- FY2019 Application for State Aid (PDF)
- 2018 Certifications (PDF)
By the Numbers
- By the Numbers FY2017 (PDF)
A Current Look at Georgia’s Public Libraries and GPLS
Fiscal Year 2017 Data, Issued March 2018
Quick Look Infographic
Public Libraries Survey Data and Reports
Use this resource to browse over 25 years’ worth of research publications about the Public Libraries Survey (PLS) to gain insights about public libraries in the United States, including the PLS annual reports, research briefs, supplementary data tables and other publications listed below by fiscal year.
This information examines when, where and how library services are changing to meet the needs of the public. These data, compiled by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, provide information that policymakers and practitioners can use to make informed decisions about the support and strategic management of libraries.