Academic Library Website Benchmarks by Primary Research Group

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The 116-page learn provides information from 50 faculties and universities approximately their educational library improvement and administration guidelines. The research is helping its readers resolution questions resembling: how many of educational libraries lately undertook, or plan within the close to destiny, a tremendous site redecorate? What are the pursuits of the web site redesigns? How is the educational library site staffed? what's the function of the critical collage IT division? How have web site usability reports been performed and by way of whom? Have outdoor experts performed a job? what percentage libraries have ancillary websites or presences on fb, Instagram, Pinterest and different cyber websites? what number libraries have committees to supervise their web pages? What do librarians think about the easiest unmarried items and ideas that experience helped their web content over the last few years?

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There they can add a mobile number to receive text messages from us as well as save searches and save their checkouts. 10) Additions of Facebook and Twitter. Added variety of sources to help students with assignments. 11) We use out of the box my account features of ExLibris Primo eShelf. 12) We offer a guide for each major. 13) We would love to implement a customizable library presence as described in question #13; to do so, we need the support of the college's Web Services staff. The college is currently planning an update to its website and we in the library have requested that this customization ability be included in the new design.

Does not have a webmaster or specific web staff but it is run largely by the central college administrative website staff. 35 | P a g e Mean 1,29 Median 1,00 Minimum 0,00 Maximum 5,00 3,45 1,00 0,50 25,00 3,50 3,50 3,00 4,00 0,60 0,50 0,00 1,00 Academic Library Website Benchmarks, 2015 Edition If your college uses LibGuides in its website or literally as its website describe how you use it. 1) We don't have LibGuides 2) LibGuides are used as research aids 3) We have links to our LibGuides in different areas of our webpages.

18) Plan to implement within the next 12 months. Phase one to convert paper subject guides to lib guides and available via Discovery product. Phase two self-serve study room booking via library website. Phase three may or may not happen but may include converting library website over to LibGuides software. 19) We use LibGuides for face-to-face instruction as well as online students. 20) We use SubjectsPlus to create research guides and to power our staff directory 21) LibGuides is currently used as the library "website" but that was a temporary measure when the library was removed from the website.

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