ERIC Number: ED344599
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
ARL Statistics, 1990-91. A Compilation of Statistics from the One Hundred and Nineteen Members of the Association of Research Libraries.
Pritchard, Sarah M., Comp.; Finer, Eileen, Comp.
This report presents statistics on the 107 university libraries and 12 independent research libraries that were members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) during the 1990-91 fiscal year. Data are reported in alphabetical and rank order on collections (volumes in library, gross and net volumes added, monographs purchased, current serials purchased and not purchased, microform holdings, and government documents); interlibrary loans; personnel (professional staff, non-professional staff, and student assistants); and expenditures (monographs, current serials, other library materials, miscellaneous materials, contract binding, salaries and wages, other operating expenditures, and total library expenditures). Statistics on Ph.D.s awarded, faculty, and enrollment are also provided, as well as a summary of the rank order tables of university libraries and rank order tables for each of 18 categories from the main ARL data tables. A copy of the ARL statistics questionnaire is attached. (MAB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Doctoral Programs, Enrollment, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Interlibrary Loans, Library Collections, Library Expenditures, Library Personnel, Library Statistics, Library Surveys, Microforms, Questionnaires, Research Libraries, Statistical Analysis, Tables (Data)
Association of Research Libraries, 1527 New Hampshire Ave., Washington, DC 20036 (ARL members $20/yr., nonmembers $60/yr.).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Association of Research Libraries; Canada; United States
Note: For the ARL Statistics of 1987-88, see ED 308 872.