ERIC Number: ED405898
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
ARL Statistics 1995-96: A Compilation of Statistics from the One Hundred and Twenty Members of the Association of Research Libraries.
Kyrillidou, Martha, Comp.; and Others
This annual publication describes the collections, staffing, expenditures, and public service activities for the 109 university and 11 nonuniversity members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) during the 1995-96 fiscal year. This edition offers instructions for locating interactive ARL statistics on the World Wide Web, a 44-item bibliography, summary data tables on collections, expenditures, and personnel and public services, an analysis of selected variables, and Ph.D., faculty, and enrollment statistics. A collection of rank order tables offers statistical information on: volumes in library; volumes added (gross); current serials (totals); microform units; government documents; materials expenditures; salaries and wages expenditures; other operating expenditures; total library expenditures; monographs purchased (volumes); expenditures for monographs; serials purchased (subscriptions); expenditures for serials; total items loaned; total items borrowed; professional staff full-time equivalent (FTE); support staff (FTE); and total staff (FTE). A copy of the ARL statistics questionnaire is provided along with footnotes to the statistics and a list of ARL members. A complete list of the ARL member libraries is appended. (AEF)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.