ERIC Number: ED498294
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: N/A
ARL Statistics, 2003-04: A Compilation of Statistics from the One Hundred and Twenty-Three Members of the Association of Research Libraries
Kyrillidou, Martha, Comp.; Young, Mark, Comp.
Association of Research Libraries
"ARL Statistics 2003-04" is the latest in a series of annual publications that describe collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities for the 123 members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL). Of these, 113 are university libraries and 10 are public, governmental, and nonprofit research libraries. Data reported by libraries are presented in a series of tables. In addition, trends in service activities, serial unit costs, and ownership and access are highlighted and their implications for libraries discussed. The following are appended: (1) ARL Member Libraries as of January 2005; and (2) Bibliography. (Contains 39 graphs, 7 figures, and 169 footnotes.) [For "ARL Statistics 2002-03: A Compilation of Statistics from the One Hundred and Twenty-Three Members of the Association of Research Libraries," see ED498291.]
Descriptors: Research Libraries, Academic Libraries, Library Materials, Library Personnel, Expenditures, Publications, Periodicals, Unit Costs, Nonprint Media, Electronic Libraries, Library Services, Enrollment, Ownership, Access to Information, Trend Analysis, Questionnaires, Foreign Countries
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
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