How valuable are our libraries to the community? We know our libraries value to us as users. We also know that libraries are highly valued as community resources by non-users. But how do we determine what that value is? There are many ways that we just can't measure satisfactorily - we can't measure how many lives are changed, how many jobs are gained, how literacy skills are improved, how personal potential is enhanced and much more. But we can measure economic value. Your library has researched to find what the residents and ratepayers of Casey and Cardinia get for their investment in the library service? Read more about How valuable are our libraries to the community?