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  • 14 local authorities run 307 static libraries and 51 mobile libraries. They employ c4,000 staff and receive around 32 million visits per year.
  • Higher Education provides around 40 libraries to over 160,000 students with around 13 million visits per year. Further Education more than 50 libraries, and schools around 2,400.
  • There are many other library and information services in the health, business and private sectors.
  • There are 307 static libraries and 51 mobile libraries in West Midlands. They employ over 4,000 staff.
    Libraries have visits from 58004 per 1000 of the population and over 50% of people have a library ticket.
  • Public libraries receive 32 million visits per year.
    HE libraries receive 13 million visits per year.
  • There are152 special collections within libraries.
  • There are currently 2,808 computer terminals in public libraries due to the People’s Network.

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