January 28, 2022

Library Data: Updated Internet Connectivity in Ohio Public Libraries Statistics Released

Updated statistics released online today by OPLIN (Ohio Public Library Information Network). The data was collected during Spring 2014.

What You’ll Find

Each Spring, the State Library of Ohio asks all the public libraries in the state to update basic information about their Internet connections and use of Internet within their library buildings. This data may also reflect contracted services that are in the process of being installed..

Access Data

in Excel

in Open Document

View Summary Data Online

Data Includes:

  • Number of Internet Computers Used by General Public
  • Are Any of these Internet Computers used by the General Public filtered?
  • Total Number of Computer Workstations at this Outlet (for any purpose)
  • Is Free Public Wireless Internet Access Provided at this Outlet?
  • Type of Internet Connection at this Outlet

Source: OPLIN Connectivity Data Page

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.