Exit Charlton Public Library Survey: Help us Plan for the Next 5 Years Question Title * 1. I am: Male Female Non-binary Question Title * 2. What is your age? 12 and under 13 to 17 18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 64 65 to 74 75 or older 12 and under 13 to 17 18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 64 65 to 74 75 or older Question Title * 3. Are you a Charlton resident? Yes No Question Title * 4. How often do you visit the Charlton Public Library? Daily Once a week More than once a week At least once a month Every few months Once or twice a year Never Question Title * 5. How often do you go to the library website? Daily Once a week More than once a week At least once a month Every few months Once or twice a year Never Question Title * 6. Why do you use the library website? To find out about library programs To access the library catalog To use digital resources (ex. eBooks, music streaming, online classes) To reserve a meeting room To access information about the library (ex. hours, phone number) To reserve a museum pass Other (please specify) Question Title * 7. Is the library website easy to use? Yes No If no, how can we improve it? Question Title * 8. What are your preferred ways to learn about the library's programs and services? (check all that apply): Newspaper Local cable TV Flyers/posters Library website Subscribe to library email list Social media Sign outside library Library staff Other (please specify) Question Title * 9. Which of the following library services do you consider most important? Providing books, audiobooks, DVDs, etc. to loan Offering downloadable eBooks, audio and video Providing computers for public use Providing fast WiFi Providing a social space for residents to gather Providing meeting room space for community groups Hosting events and programs for adults Hosting events and programs for teens Hosting events and programs for children Having a Book Sale Room Friendly helpful staff Other (please specify) Question Title * 10. Which of the following activities do you participate in most often when you use the library? Check out library materials Use computers Use wireless Internet access Study/do homework Attend events for adults Attend events for teens Attend events for/with children Attend meetings Read or browse Socialize with family, friends or staff Other (please specify) Question Title * 11. When I physically check out an item at the library it is usually a (choose 1 only): regular print book large print book book on CD Magazine DVD Video game I don't check out items from the library's physical collection. Other (please specify) Question Title * 12. The Charlton Library's adult/young adult BOOK collection needs more: I don't borrow books from the adult/young adult collection. Bestseller books Mystery, crime & thriller books Science fiction/fantasy books Romance books Graphic novels/Manga Art, architecture & photography books Biographies/memoirs Business books Computer/technology books Cookbooks Craft and hobby books Health/fitness books Home decorating books Gardening books History books Parenting books Politics/current affairs books Science/nature books Self-help books Sports books True crime books Other (please specify) Question Title * 13. The Charlton Library's Children's Room needs more: I don't borrow items from the children's collection. Board books for young children Easy readers Middle grade fiction Nonfiction books Graphic novels/Manga DVDs Books on CD Playaways Launchpads Magazines eBooks Downloadable audiobooks STEM/STEAM learning manipulatives Other (please specify) Question Title * 14. Do you use eBooks, downloadable audios or video and music streaming? Yes - I download free digital content from the library Yes - I purchase digital content on Amazon, Audible, iTunes, etc. Yes - I both purchase my own digital content AND use the library's digital resources No Question Title * 15. If you use the library's digital collection, what services do you use? Overdrive eBooks Overdrive digital audiobooks Overdrive digital magazines Freading eBooks RBdigital magazines RBdigital video streaming Freegal downloadable music and streaming Universal Class Mango Languages Reference databases Burbio Wowbrary Question Title * 16. Many libraries are now circulating "things." Our library of things currently includes a telescope, an electricity usage monitor, cake pans and ukuleles (coming soon). What type of things would you like the library to add to the collection? Question Title * 17. Have you ever had difficulty finding a parking space at the library? Choose all that apply No, I have never had a problem finding a parking space at the library. Yes, and I parked in the staff area. Yes, and I parked in a handicapped space. Yes, and I parked in a space that wasn't really a space. Yes, and I left and did not go to the library that day. Other (please specify) Question Title * 18. In your opinion/experience where does the Charlton Library excel? Question Title * 19. In your opinion/experience where does the Charlton Library need improvement? Question Title * 20. Thanks for completing the survey. Is there anything else we should know? Done with the survey. Thanks!