In a recently released article from Minitex, they listed the top lenders and borrowers for MNLINK, the statewide resource sharing system, for FY2018.
SELCO comes in at #3 for lenders, with 35,084 items, for the state behind some larger systems like Hennepin County and Great River Regional. We also come in at #4, with 35,104 items, for borrowers behind Hennepin County, Dakota County, and East Central Regional. In addition we’re given kudos as being one of the top five net lenders in the state.
MNLINK is an essential part of library services in Minnesota and benefits patrons from all walks of life. When libraries lend and borrow materials via MNLINK they broaden the access their patrons have from what they just have on their shelves to a collaborative collection of several million items.
Be sure to look at the article for more specific details.