Library Survey

Updated 2016/09/28

Library Survey

 

Online Version Available here

How often do you visit the Burns Lake Public Library?

  • Once per week
  • Once per month
  • 2 to 3 times per year
  • Less than once per year

 

The Library is conveniently located

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The Library has helpful staff

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The Library has a good selection of books and other materials.

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The Library has a good reading/work/study area

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The Library has convenient hours

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree
  • If you disagree, what hours should the library be open?

 

It is easy to get access to a computer

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The library staff is knowledgeable

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The library is attractive and clean

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The Library website is user friendly

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

 

To the best of your knowledge, which services are you aware of that the Burns Lake Public Library offers to residents of the Village and area (check off all that apply)?

  • Best-selling books that can be borrowed
  • DVDs, CDs, that can be borrowed
  • Free use of computers with internet
  • Current magazines
  • Reserve or renew books online
  • Access to online library catalogue
  • Access to magazines, books, audiobooks online
  • Wireless access
  • Meeting room space available for rent
  • Book clubs
  • Exam invigilation
  • Special order books and materials for purchase

 

What services do you personally use in the library?(check off all that apply)?

  • Browse for books of interest to borrow
  • Pick up specific items that are on hold
  • Get information on a topic of personal interest
  • Browse for DVDs or CDs to borrow
  • Study or read
  • Use the computers
  • Find specific information for school or work
  • Take a child to the library
  • Space to work
  • Attend a meeting a program
  • Meet people
  • Volunteer, donate time/books

 

Do you use the library to validate information found on the internet?

  • All the time
  • Often
  • Sometimes
  • Never

 

How do you read your books?

  • Traditional paper books
  • Electronic books
  • Audio books
  • All of the above

 

If you read traditional paper books, what is your interest in reading e-books in the next year?

  • Very likely
  • Somewhat likely
  • Not likely

 

In the past year have you (check all that apply)

  • Used a library computer for any purpose
  • Used a library computer to access the internet
  • Used a library computer to help look for employment
  • Used the library wireless internet (wifi) for any purpose
  • Accessed the library’s website for any purpose

 

Please indicate additional services you would use if they were available at the library (check all that apply)

  • Homework help for children and teens
  • Use of library for job seeking information
  • Access to newspapers online
  • Courses on how to use the internet
  • Technical support for e-readers
  • Other_____________________

 

 

 

Public Libraries are an important resource for the community

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

Libraries are an important support for elementary and high school students

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

Libraries support literacy

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The library is a trustworthy source of information

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

I prefer to buy books rather than borrow from a public library

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

I almost never think about using a library

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

The internet has made libraries irrelevant

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree

 

Libraries are out of touch with the needs of people today

  • Agree
  • Somewhat Agree
  • Somewhat Disagree
  • Disagree
  • If you agree with this statement, why?

 

What improvements/changes would you like to see at the library?