BklynSTAT Homepage

BklynSTAT is an interactive way to look at BPL’s statistics. Click on any of the category titles to see a more detailed view where you can compare statistics over different time periods, locations, and more.

Send feedback and questions to stats@bklynlibrary.org




FY – Fiscal Year, begins July 1 and ends June 30

YTD – Year to Date


Location Filter:

No Region – Activity from bookmobiles, select Outreach Services functions like Books by Mail, and “No Branch” as described below

No Branch – Activity that is not associated with any physical location such as eBook checkouts, online/phone renewals, e-resource use from non-BPL computers; certain programs conducted by non-branch departments



Branch Visits – Entrances through the public doors to BPL buildings counted by ShopperTrak door monitors

Circulation – Total of checkouts plus renewals
Print – Physical books, periodicals, music scores, etc.
Non-Print – Physical audiobook, CD, Book & CD, DVD, Video
Digital – eBook, eAudiobook, eMusic, eVideo

E-Resources – Number of visits to BPL-subscribed digital databases

Language Line – Number of calls, by language requested, through the telephone interpretation service

PC Sessions – Number of times public desktop computers or laptops are used at a BPL location

Programs – All types of patron programs including school visits, outreach events, and meeting room use

WiFi Sessions – Unique devices per day that connect to our public WiFi network