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How Much Money Does Your Library Save You?

Individual Return on Investment Calculator

Please enter the number of times you use the following library services each month

Your Use Library Services Value of Services
Value you receive monthly from your library:

For every $1.00 in taxes you invest in your library, you receive $_____ of value in return*

Where did these numbers come from?
These numbers were determined by the Library of Michigan based on statistical data compiled from libraries throughout the state.

*Your personal return on investment is based on your responses and the typical annual tax contribution for libraries throughout Michigan. You see a returned value of $____ for every one dollar invested.

This calculator is a modification of the Maine State Library calculator, developed by the Library Research Service.

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