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What Did Arlington Check Out in 2012?

Presenting our most popular titles from last year!

Did you read or watch these?  What was on your Top 10?
Click on each graph to enlarge the image.





Visit the Library’s Facebook Page for more Graphs of 2012, including the top 25 Books on CD, and the YA reviews favorite books of 2012.


Behind the Scenes is our periodic look at how the Library works, brought to you by acting chief of the Library’s Materials Management Division, Rachel Wood.



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  1. Pammyfay says:

    Very interesting charts!

  2. Steve says:

    What happened to the 2012 Statistics for Top 10 CD’s that were checked out ?!

  3. [...] the realization is that patrons who enter the contemporary Arlington Public Library will be checking out books and movies that are generally popular within the current culture, using the community boards [...]

  4. Liz says:

    This is fascinating! Thanks for publishing these. It would be so cool to see even more (not to make too much work) but which genres were most popular? Within those which ones were most highly rated? Such cool graphs, thanks to whomever made them!

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