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IFLA Glasgow 2002

IFLA Satellite Conference

Statistics in practice - Measuring & Managing

An official IFLA satellite preconference sponsored by the IFLA Section on Statistics

13-15 August 2002, Loughborough, Leicestershire


Abstracts and Presentations


Patricia Layzell Ward (UK)
Statistics is a necessary part of a well balanced professional education

Abstract Presentation

Steve Hiller (University of Washington, USA)
But what does it mean? Using statistical data for decision making in academic libraries

Abstract Presentation

Anja Smit (University of Nijmegen, Netherlands)
Using statistics to enhance library performance, an example

Abstract Presentation

Liz Hart (University of Staffordshire, UK)
Benchmarking for improvement

Abstract Presentation

David Lightfoot (Lancashire County Libraries, UK)
From kaleidoscope to common sense

Abstract Presentation

Don Mills (Mississauga (Ontario) Library System, Canada)
Measuring what matters: organizational effectiveness by the numbers in one Canadian public library

Abstract Presentation
not available

Eric Davies & Claire Creaser (Library & Information Statistics Unit, UK)
Putting statistics into practice - strategies for effective management

Abstract Presentation

Sebastian Mundt (University of the Federal Armed Forces, Germany)
Sampling statistics of library use

Abstract Presentation

Tony Kidd (Glasgow University, UK)
Electronic journal usage statistics: present practice and future progress

Abstract Presentation

Julia Blixrud (Association of Research Libraries, USA)
Measures for electronic use: the ARL e-metrics project

Abstract Presentation

Joan Stein (Association of Research Libraries, USA)
Measurement-based change in libraries: a case study

Abstract Presentation

Wanda Dole (Washburn University, USA)
PBA: a statistics-based method to allocate academic library materials budgets

Abstract Presentation

John Sumsion (Loughborough University, UK)
Opportunities and success stories

Abstract

Presentation
not available


LISU gratefully acknowledge the support and sponsorship of
Emerald and Swets Blackwell for this event.

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