ERIC Number: ED226736
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Results of a Survey of Illinois Academic Libraries Affiliated with ILLINET. Illinois Libraries Statistical Report No. 5.
This publication reports the results of the first annual survey of those Illinois academic libraries affiliated with the Illinois Library and Information Network (ILLINET). It is noted that responses were received from 132 libraries, a 91 percent response rate. Information is presented on public use of academic library materials and services; referral of reference questions to other libraries; use of online information retrieval systems; library catalog format; library issuance of annual reports; library participation in special studies or surveys; library use of ILLINET interlibrary loan, reference, cooperative collection development, computerized and other services; student enrollment; and library and institutional operating expenses. Data are given separately for the university libraries (a total of 52), the community college libraries (50), and the libraries of technical and professional schools (30). A statewide estimated average is also provided. Appendices comprise a sample questionnaire and a coded list of selected data for each survey respondent. (Author/ESR)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Illinois State Library, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Library Research Center.