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St. Charles Public Library Receives Four Star Status

St. Charles Public Library one of America’s Star Libraries

St. Charles Public Library is recognized as one of 2018 America’s Star Libraries as ranked by Library Journal with a four-star ranking, making it part of an elite group of libraries across the state and nation.

“What wonderful recognition for our Library and community. We are honored to have received such a prestigious distinction,” shared Edith G. Craig, Library Director. 

Library Journal’s ranking is based on five measures: circulation, library visits, program attendance, circulation of electronic materials and public Internet computer use-and ranks the best performing libraries within budget categories. 

St. Charles Public Library District, went from three to four Stars in libraries in the $5-9.9 million category. This year, 7,361 U.S. public libraries are scored on the LJ Index, and there are 257 Star Libraries.

For more information about St. Charles Public Library’s four-star status, read the full article from Library Journal