And further digging into the recently released statistics from the 2015 Ontario Data Collection.

We expect to have a FOPL updated summary report in February!

But here’s some fun (at least for me as executive director!) numbers about streaming media in Ontario Public Libraries as of 2015:

This is data from approximately 306 library systems in Ontario.

Does your library offer streaming services?

Streaming media is the format that is playing havoc in the broadcast (TV, Music, Performances, etc.) industries.  It’s great to see so many libraries building the path to the post-VHS, post-Beta, post-cassettes, post-8-track, post-Vinyl, post-CDROM, post-DVD world.