ERIC Number: ED339388
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
ACRL/Historically Black Colleges & Universities Library Statistics. 1988-89.
Molyneux, Robert, Comp.
This compilation of statistics from 68 historically black college and university (HBCU) libraries presents individual, total, and ranked order summaries of library statistical information for: (1) the numbers of volumes in the libraries; (2) volumes added gross; (3) total current serials; (4) microform holdings; (5) materials expenditures; (6) salary and wage expenditures; (7) other operating expenditures; (8) total expenditures; (9) monographs purchased in volumes; (10) expenditures for monographs; (11) serials purchases (titles); (12) expenditures for serials; (13) total items loaned; (14) total items borrowed; (15) full-time employed (FTE) professional staff; (16) FTE nonprofessional staff; and (17) total FTE staff. In addition, analyses of selected HBCU libraries variables and Ph.D., faculty, and enrollment statistics are presented. Two unique features include a directory of respondents and an automation inventory. Concluding the report are the survey instruments and survey results. (MAB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Black Institutions, Higher Education, Library Automation, Library Circulation, Library Collections, Library Expenditures, Library Materials, Library Personnel, Library Statistics, Library Surveys, Microforms
American Library Association (ALA) Order Department, 50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611 (includes data disk; $35.95 nonmembers, $25.95 members).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Association of Coll. and Research Libraries, Chicago, IL.