More employers - from grocery stores to casinos to state governments - require people to apply for jobs online. Americans are depending on libraries not only for free access to computers and the Internet, but also for the assistance and training library staff offer every day. Nationally, 92% of public libraries provide access to job databases and other job opportunity resources.
More maps and additional state-by-state data is available in Online Extras.
Get more information about the 2012 Public Library Funding & Technology Access Study from the ALA and our research partner, the Information Policy & Access Center.