Library Assessment @ Illinois

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ARL Investment Index

2015 ARL Investment Index

140,000

Serial Titles

FY2013 count of total serial subscriptions

982,635

eBooks

Total eBooks available in FY2015

26

Service Locations

Total customer service points in FY2013

411,997

Items Circulated

Total circulated items in FY2015

163

Library Professional Staff (FTE)

Library Faculty, Academic Professionals and Graduate Assistants

161

Civil Service staff

Number of civil service staff working in library

>400

Electronic Databases

Total electronic databases available in FY2015

14 mil +

Volumes

Total volumes in collections

26,069

Attendees

Number of people attended library instruction programs in FY2015

106,598

Reference Inquiries Answered

Number of reference transactions conducted in FY2015

$1,813,971

Dollars spent on materials

Total FY2015 expenditures on library materials.

›700

Staff on payroll

Total FY2015 faculty, staff, and student workers.

 

Assessment at Illinois

Library Assessment Committee
Membership and minutes of the committee
Current Assessment Projects
A list of ongoing activities at the University of Illinois
Library-Wide Surveys
Information on library-wide surveys, including LibQUAL+
Library Assessment Committee Grant
Library Assessment Committee Grant information
Faculty Publications
Bibliography of assessment publications by UIUC faculty

Assessment Resources

Library Assessment Events Calendar
Library assessment events information
Survey Tools
Websites, such as Survey Monkey, which can generate online surveys
Desk Tracker Information
Documentation on custom fields and Excel tools to aid in data processing
READ Scale
Information on the implementation of the READ Scale at UIUC
Assessment Bibliography
Fundamental publications on assessment in the context of libraries
Assessment at Other Institutions
Links to other assessment programs, including several research universities

Data Sources

UIUC Demographic Data
Sources of demographic data at UIUC
Library Unit Annual Reports
The annual reports of library units [UIUC NetID Required]
ARL Resources
Assessment resources at the Association of Research Libraries
ACRL Metrics
ACRL and NCES library statistics from 2000 to present [UIUC NetID and additional login credential required. Please contact assessment@library.illinois.edu]
NCES Academic Libraries
The National Center for Education Statistics collects data biennially from over 3,700 postsecondary institutions