ERIC Number: EJ664899
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Toward a Framework for Assessing Library and Institutional Outcomes.
Fraser, Bruce T.; McClure, Charles R.
portal: Libraries and the Academy, v2 n4 p505-28 Oct 2002
Discussion of the ARL (Association of Research Libraries) E-Metrics project focuses on understanding how academic libraries might specify, produce, and assess institutional outcomes. Offers a framework for approaching the outcomes assessment process and suggests that multiple approaches to assessment are needed for an assessment of libraries in the broader university and societal context. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Evaluation Methods, Evaluation Needs, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Library Research, Research Libraries
Available electronically: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/portal libraries and the academy/toc/pla2.4.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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