German Library Association (DBV). Report on the state of libraries. Facts and figures 2015.

« A brief assessment of the situation of libraries in Germany today as well as an overview of the German Library Association’s related positions and demands, have a look at the latest edition of our « Report on the State of Libraries ».

In addition to offering selected facts & figures, this concise publication highlights the most urgent issues in the German library landscape, suggests appropriate measures and solutions and provides supportive statements by politicians from the federal and European level. (…) »