Exit this survey Washington Township Public Library Survey 100% of survey complete. * 1. What is your age? 13 or younger 14-18 19-24 25-54 55-64 65+ * 2. Where do you live? Chester Borough/Township Hackettstown Mt. Olive Washington Township Other (please specify) * 3. How often do you use the Washington Township Public Library? (Include BOTH in-person visits and use of the library's online resources) Once a week or more often Once or twice a month Less than 5 times per year Once a year Seldom or never If you seldom or never use the Washington Twp. Public Library tell us why and skip to questions 10 to 13. * 4. What day(s) do you most often visit the library? (Check all that apply) Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday * 5. What time of the day do you most frequently visit the library? (Check all that apply) 10 AM to 1 PM 1 PM to 5 PM 5 PM to 9 PM * 6. Would you visit the library on Sunday if it were open? Yes No * 7. Would you visit the library between 9 AM and 10 AM if it were open during the week or on Saturday? Yes No * 8. Which of the library’s collections are important to you? (Check all that apply.) Adult fiction books Adult nonfiction books New adult books Adult graphic novels (Illustrated books, comic books) Print reference books Large print books Teen fiction books Teen nonfiction books New teen books Teen graphic novels (Illustrated books, comic books) Children's fiction books Children's nonfiction books New children's books Children's graphic novels Children's picture books Children's early readers Children's chapter books Magazines and newspapers DVDs - movies, TV series DVDs - non-fiction, informational Blu-rays Video games Audiobooks (Playaways, CDs) Music on CDs Downloadable digital media (e-books, audiobooks, magazines) available on the library’s website Online resources (databases) available on the library's website; e.g. MyHeritage, Rosetta Stone, Jerseyclicks Museum passes Other (please specify) * 9. What library services offered at the Washington Twp. Public Library are important to you? (Check all that apply.) Reference assistance/reader's advisory - all ages Library website Computers in the library with Internet access and printing capability Photocopiers/scanners Access to online services available on the Library’s website (e.g. program registration) Reserving items through the online catalog Borrowing items not owned by Washington Twp. from other libraries Ability to manage/monitor my own account online Technology/computer classes - adults Technology/computer classes - teens Technology/computer classes - children One-on-one assistance with new technology and mobile devices Wi-Fi at the library Adult programs Teen programs Children’s programs Other (please specify) * 10. Which of these collections and services would you like to see the Washington Twp. Public Library offer/improve/expand? (Check all that apply) Better collection of books (if checked, please specify below the areas of the book collection that need improvement) Better collection of large print books Better collection of DVDs (if checked, please specify below the areas of the DVD collection that need improvement) Better collection of audiobooks (CD’s, Playaways) - please specify below the area of the audiobook collection that needs improvement More downloadable e-books More downloadable audiobooks Online programs and services such as an “online book club” or online program registration Streaming video Streaming music Videogames (if checked, please specify below a preferred platform - Nintendo, PlayStation, X-box etc.) More public computers More comfortable seating More seating at tables Hours of service (if checked, please specify hours) Hands-on areas (E.g. Makerspace, 3-D printers) Better signage Library presence in other parts of the township Additional/larger meeting rooms for library and community use Quiet study rooms/areas Self-checkout More technology classes - adults Programs for adults - single session Workshops/classes for adults - multi-session Programs for teens Technology classes - teens Programs for school-age children Technology classes - children More integration of technology into our programs for children and teens Programs for preschoolers Homework assistance/tutoring Job search assistance Other (please specify) * 11. The library is constantly looking for programs of interest to our residents. What type of programs would you consider attending at the library? (Check all that apply) Adults: Lectures and discussions on topics such as current affairs, history, literature, travel, etc. Readings by authors or talks about their published works for adults Book Clubs Concerts Movies Art Programs Theater productions Programs targeting the business community (small business discussion groups, networking, etc.) Health Services (flu shots, blood pressure checks, etc.) Teens: Readings by authors or talks about their published works Book Clubs Art programs Movies Concerts Theater productions Children K-8: Readings by authors or talks about their published works Movies Concerts Theater productions Preschoolers: Readings by authors or talks about their published works Movies Concerts Theater productions All Ages: Technology programs Family Programs Art exhibits Displays of personal collections Exercise/fitness classes Other (please specify) * 12. What would be your preferred time(s) to attend programs? (Check all that apply.) Weekday mornings 10 AM - Noon Weekday afternoons 12 PM - 5 PM Weekday evenings 5 PM - 9 PM Saturday mornings 10 AM - Noon Saturday afternoons Noon - 5 PM * 13. Have you seen programs/services at another library that you would like to see offered at the Washington Twp. Public Library? No Yes (please specify below) Please specify: * 14. Providing excellent customer service is a high priority at the Washington Twp. Public Library. In general, how would you rate the service that you receive when using the library? Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor * 15. Where would you prefer to get information about the library? (Check all that apply.) Library website Print Newspapers Patch.com Black River News NorthJersey.com WRNJ Washington Township website Information distributed through the schools Print Library newsletter/Flyers Library e-newsletter E-mail blasts from Library LED signs placed around town Facebook Twitter Meetup.com Other (please specify) * 16. What would you like to tell us that we have not already asked about the Washington Twp. Public Library? Done! Thank you for completing our survey.