Forbes Library - Northampton, Massachusetts - Central Library

Phone - 413-587-1011

Administrative Office Information

Forbes Library
Phone: 413-587-1011
Web Address:
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20 West St.
Northampton, MA 01060-3798

Mailing Address
20 West St.
Northampton, MA 01060-3798
library Collection
Print Materials: 243,071
Electronic Books: -1
Audio Materials: 11,230
Video Materials: 4,515
Print Subscriptions: 451
Library Services
Annual Service Hours for All Service Outlets: 2,447
Annual Library Visits: 200,946
Annual Reference Transactions: 27,920
Annual Circulation Transactions: 319,070
Annual Children's Material Circulation: 80,096
Internet Terminals Used by General Public: 14
Users of Electronic Resources Per Typical Week: 42,120
Service Outlets
Central Libraries: 1
Branch Libraries: 0
Bookmobiles: 0
Full Time Staff: 7
Librarians: 9
Other Staff: 12
Total Staff: 22
Funding/Operating Revenue
Local Government Revenue: $32,767
Massachusetts Government Revenue: $30,491
Federal Government Revenue: $0
Total Income: $1,091,740
Salaries: $841,885
Total Staff Expenditure: $865,077
Interlibrary Relationship: Member of a Federation or Cooperative
Legal Basis: Municipal Government (city, town, or village)
Administrative Structure: Administrative Entity with a Single Direct Service Outlet
Geographic Info: Municipal Government (city, town or village) (exactly)
Population of Legal Service Area: 19,996