Order a report
How to order:
orders for standard reports please.
All reports are copyrighted, but purchasing one for your library
gives you the right to reproduce any number of copies for
distribution, providing that copyright notice is included.
Acrobat® Reader® is free software that lets you view and print Adobe
Portable Document Format (PDF) files. With Acrobat Reader, you can
also fill in and submit Adobe PDF forms online. And now, Acrobat
Reader for mobile devices lets you view Adobe PDF files on the go.
Also available with a PowerPoint presentation, see below.
Standard reports are $15 each for
PDF orders, $30 for pre-paid orders that we mail to you. (Sample)
Libraries are compared to the 5 state and national libraries
closest to their population size.
comparisons are provided for the library and numerical comparisons are
provided for the comparable libraries.
orders -Standard orders that we send and bill
completely by way of a PDF file. Please note that this
includes a PDF file INVOICE. It has been our experience that
these invoices often do not make their way to the proper spot for
library payments, causing us billing problems, so PLEASE pay from
the PDF invoice if you order a PDF report.
Orders. Pre-paid orders are accepted for $30 each. Orders
requiring invoices are billed at $40 each. Allow at least 4
weeks for delivery on mail orders.
Rush orders are sent as PDF files within 48 hours, add $25 to the price of the
report. Rush orders may not be available on all reports.
PowerPoint™ Presentation: (Sample)
For Just $50 you can now get a PowerPoint presentation
with the STANDARD report for your library. This offer is only available
for libraries that take delivery by e-mail of the PowerPoint
presentation at the same time as they order the Standard report.
An e-mailed PDF report (see above) and an e-mailed PowerPoint together
will cost $65. Not available on snail mail orders.
Special reports start at $150. (Sample)
Libraries can specify individual libraries that they wish comparisons
for. The cost is $30 per library specified. Both
graphical comparisons for the library and numerical comparisons are
provided for the individual and comparable libraries. A summary graph
compares your library to all comparables. Minimum price on a
special report is $150.
Regional or state summaries: (Sample)
Contact the author email@example.com
with the specifics for your system, county or region for an
PowerPoint™ Presentation: (Sample)
If you order a Special report or a regional/state
report above, you can also order a PowerPoint demonstration to present
to your city council, library board, or the public.
Presentations are $20 per library cited in a special report or
regional/state report. Ask
about special prices for over 20 libraries. (Minimum
Consulting Reports. (Samples)
We do a variety of types of
consulting in the areas of long range planning, marketing, and
impact fee assessments. For all
the consulting, we use the principles and data included in
Hennen's Public Library
Planner, of course.
The HAPLR Index provides a
comparative rating system that librarians, trustees and the public can
use to improve and extend library services in the third millennium.
Order a rating sheet for your library today. See a sample
report, then get a
customized report for your library. Remember that you are granted
permission to reprint any reasonable number of copies needed as long as
HAPLR copyright notice is included on each copy.
All reports include:
library's HAPLR score, rank of all comparably sized libraries and
graphic comparison of the percentile ranking of your library for the
15 input and output measures.
detailed report on the library's score on each of the 15 factors and
the library's rank among like sized libraries.
to the 5 closest sized libraries in the state and nation.
Revised April 2010