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Public Libraries in the United States Survey: Fiscal Year 2017, Volume 1

Publication Overview
The FY 2017 Public Libraries Survey (PLS) Report, Volume I discusses the results of IMLS’s annual survey of public libraries in 50 states, the District of Columbia, and outlying territories and shows changes in how public libraries have served the community across ten years.
Federal Agency/Bureau
Institute of Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS)
Agency Overview

The Institute of Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS) is an independent federal agency that provides library grants, museum grants, policy development, and research. Its strategic goals include promoting lifelong learning, building capacity, increasing public access, and achieving excellence at libraries and museums nationwide.

Agency Contact

Leadership and Staff Directory 202-653-4657