ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES
INSTITUTIONS GRANTING BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREES
Category High Mean Median Low Reporting
1. Professional staff as percent of Total Staff 66.67 32.49 30.93 6.76 305
2. Support Staff as percent of Total Staff 68.35 31.98 32.00 0.00 312
3. Student Assistant Staff as percent of Total Staff 73.30 34.41 33.33 0.00 299
4. Ratio of Professional to Support Staff (excluding student Assistant Staff) 3.00 1.06 0.91 0.17 288
5. Ratio of Items Loaned to Items Borrowed 5.11 1.08 0.90 0.00 287
6. Serial Expenditures as percent of Total Library Materials Expenditures 78.43 44.63 45.14 6.08 289
7. Total Library Material Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 68.32 33.05 33.28 10.59 285
8. Contract Binding as percent of Total Library Expenditures 2.57 0.79 0.71 0.00 246
9. Salary and Wages Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 78.25 55.32 55.01 7.05 277
10. Other Operating Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 30.47 10.07 8.62 0.00 259
11. Unit cost of monographs (per volume) 102.25 36.61 36.21 0.00 208
12. Unit cost of serials (per title) 286.75 118.13 107.58 7.54 260