Through the gateway: reporting on collections

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Show simple item record Hurd, Sandy Feick, Tina Smith, John Simser, Charlene N. 2012-05-24T14:00:16Z 2012-05-24T14:00:16Z 2012-05-24
dc.description.abstract Librarians are frequently required to support collection and broader management decisions. Line staff and managers need clear and complete data that can be easily accessed and manipulated in order to understand current and historic situations and trends. Presentation of that data must be visually compelling and easily used to support reporting to administrators, funders, and accrediting bodies. The presenters discussed the reports development process, the need for dialogue amongst stakeholders not only to retrieve useful data but also to analyze it, and provided examples of a variety of collections-related reports. en_US
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dc.rights This is a preprint of an article submitted for publication in the annual NASIG Conference Proceedings volume of The Serials Librarian, published by Taylor & Francis. Copyright to the article is owned by the North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG). The Serials Librarian is available online at: The openURL link to the article is: en_US
dc.subject Collections en_US
dc.subject Statistics en_US
dc.subject Collection development en_US
dc.subject Reporting tools en_US
dc.title Through the gateway: reporting on collections en_US
dc.type Article (author version) en_US 2012 en_US
dc.citation.doi doi:0.1080/0361526X.2012.652916 en_US
dc.citation.epage 179 en_US
dc.citation.issue 1-4 en_US
dc.citation.jtitle The Serials Librarian en_US
dc.citation.spage 176 en_US
dc.citation.volume 62 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid csimser en_US

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