ERIC Number: EJ536013
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Toward a New Breed of Fact Book.
Marks, Joseph L.
New Directions for Institutional Research, n91 p27-34 Fall 1996
A new model for college fact books is proposed, to create a new generation of institutional research reports that offer more comparative and unit- or topic-specific information, with illustrations, that would be useful for current decision-making needs. (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Administration, Comparative Analysis, Decision Making, Educational Change, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Needs, Information Sources, Institutional Research, Organizational Communication, Public Relations, Research Reports, School Publications
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Campus Fact Books: Keeping Pace with New Institutional Needs and Challenges"