Browse Our Categories

     


 




2015 ACRL Academic Library Trends and Statistics for Carnegie Classifications: Associates of Arts Colleges, Baccalaureate Colleges, Master’s College and Institutions, Doctorate Granting Institutions
ACRL
Item Number: 978-0-8389-8919-7
 
Publisher: ACRL
Price: $599.00
 
 
 
Email Friend
 
  Order Options:  
 
  Qty:  
 
  Add To Cart  
 
  Add To Wish List  
 

947 pages
8.5” x 11”
Softcover
ISBN-13: 978-0-8389-8919-7
Year Published: 2016
AP Categories: P, PA
The complete data set from ACRL's comprehensive statistics-gathering project encompassing all academic libraries in one easy-to-use volume. Includes institutions in Carnegie classifications Associate of Arts degree granting, Master's Colleges and Universities, Baccalaureate Colleges, and Research/Doctoral-granting Institutions. Data from 1,499 academic libraries in all Carnegie classifications is included. The core set of data consists of four major categories:
  • Collections: which includes titles held, volumes, and electronic books;
  • Expenditures: which includes library materials (one-time purchases and ongoing purchases), salaries and wages, etc.;
  • Personnel and Public Services: which includes size of staff, information service transactions, circulations, ILL, gate count, hours;
  • Collection trends: budgets, shifts in collection formats, types of materials collected, OER initiatives, institutional repositories, digitization initiatives, and shared print collections.
Purchase includes a complimentary subscription to ACRL Metrics (a $241 value) for one year.  ACRL Metrics is an on-line service providing access to ACRL and NCES academic library statistics (2000 to present) as well as a subset of IPEDS data specific to academic libraries. Questions? Please contact ACRL at acrl@ala.org.
 
 

  Also of interest:  
 
 
 
Critical Library Pedagogy Handbook 2-VOLUME SET
Item Number:  978-0-8389-8917-3
 
This 2-volume set works to make critical pedagogy more accessible for library educators, examining both theory and practice to help the busy practitioner explore various aspects of teaching for social justice.
 
Price: $95.00
 
 
 
 
 
Bridging Worlds: Emerging Models and Practices of U.S. Academic Libraries Around the Globe
Item Number:  978-0-8389-8842-8
 
This book provides practical best practices, lessons learned, and perspectives gained, from collection building to finances to designing spaces.
 
Price: $50.00
 
 
 
 
 
Being Evidence Based in Library and Information Practice
Item Number:  978-0-8389-1521-9
 
The book takes an open and encompassing approach to exploring evidence based library and information practice (EBLIP) and the ways it can improve the practice of librarianship.
 
Price: $75.00