ERIC Number: ED176769
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Academic Library Statistics, 1972-1973. A Compilation of Statistics from the Eighty-One University Members of the Association of Research Libraries.
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
These statistical tables provide data on the university library members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) concerning their collections, including microforms and periodicals, as well as personnel, expenditures, and number of Ph.D.'s awarded and Ph.D. fields. Summary statistics show the high and low data for each of the above categories for 1972-3 and provide median figures for comparison purposes for 1972-3, 1971-2, 1967-8, and 1962-3. Microform statistics show holdings of microfilm, microcards, microprint sheets, and microfiche; rank order tables list the institutions in order of their total volumes, volumes added, microform holdings, current periodicals, professional staff (full-time), non-professional staff (full-time), total staff (full-time), total expenditures for materials and binding, total wages and salaries, and total operating expenditures. Included with the report are the instructions for the questionnaire used to gather the data and footnotes to the statistics. (JD)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see ED 082 791, ED 129 225, ED 134 196, ED 135 197, and ED 165 733