Meaford Public Library is committed to providing the best possible library experience to you and our community.  By participating in this survey you help us identify areas where we can improve services and better understand the community's needs.  Data collected from the survey is used in our ongoing effort to enhance customer satisfaction. This survey is completely anonymous.  Your feedback is greatly appreciated.

* 1. Where in the Municipality of Meaford do you live?

* 2. How important are libraries to you and your family?

* 3. Which of the following libraries do you use? (Select all that apply)

* 4. For what purpose(s) do you visit the library? (Select all that apply)

* 5. Do you have a Meaford Public Library card?

* 6. If yes, on average, how often do you visit the Meaford Public Library?

* 7. If you don't regularly visit the Meaford Public Library, please let us know why. (Select all that apply)

* 8. Our current library service hours are Tuesday and Thursday 10am to 8pm, Wednesday and Friday 10am to 5pm, and Saturday 10am to 3pm. How important would the following extended hours be to you?

  Not very important Somewhat important Neutral Important Very important
Mondays 10am to 5pm
Wednesday evenings
Saturdays until 5pm
Saturdays on holiday weekends
Sunday afternoons

* 9. If available, would you use library services at:

  Yes No
Sydenham Centre
Woodford Community Centre

* 10. Do you believe that the Municipality of Meaford needs an updated, accessible, and expanded library?

* 11. The Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library (OSNGUPL) will be contacting its partner municipalities to initiate the mandatory five year review of the Union Library Agreement.  Meaford currently has a service contract with OSNGUPL whereby, for approximately $117,000 per year, residents of the former Township of Sydenham can use the OSNGUPL at no direct cost. Do you support continuing the current library services contract with the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library?

* 12. What do you value most about the Meaford Public Library?

* 13. Do you have any suggestions for how the library could improve?

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Thank you for participating in the 2016 Meaford Public Library Service Delivery Review Survey!

* 14. This questionnaire is anonymous. However if you would like to leave your name and email to be entered into a chance to win a bag of books, please do so below:

* 15. Would you like to be added to our email distribution list?