Calculate Your Savings | View All Savings

Calculate what you would pay out-of-pocket for your library services.
  • Enter in the left hand column the number of times per month you or your family use each service.
  • Estimated retail value of each service (if purchased) will be calculated on the right.
  • Total value of your library use is shown at the bottom of the worksheet.
  • Tip: Tab between entries and do not use commas.
Value of Library Materials & Services
Input Your
Library Services Value of
(i.e. Internet, MS Word, etc.)
  Your Calculated Savings:

How these figures were calculated

This calculator has been adapted from the downloadable spreadsheet, originally provided by the Massachusetts Library Association and then adapted for the web by Chelmsford Public Library. Additional functionality was added by the Maine State Library.