ALL INSTITUTIONS REPORTING

ACRL LIBRARY DATA TABLES 2002
SUMMARY DATA: TRENDS IN SPACE UTILIZATION AND BUILDING DESIGN
ALL INSTITUTIONS REPORTING
INSTITUTION COMPLETED LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECTS WITHIN PAST 10 YEARS
COUNT PERCENT
YES 570 48.2
NO 613 51.8
TOTAL 1183
NUMBER OF LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECTS COMPLETED WITHIN THE LAST 10 YEARS
COUNT PERCENT
NONE COMPLETED 616 52.8
1 - 2 443 38.0
3+ 107 9.2
TOTAL 1166
WHEN MOST RECENT PROJECT COMPLETED
COUNT PERCENT
LESS THAN 3 YEARS AGO 296 50.2
3 - 6 YEARS AGO 165 28.0
7 - 10 YEARS AGO 128 21.7
TOTAL 590
SCOPE OF THE LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECT
(PERCENTAGE OF LIBRARIES REPORTING EACH METHOD)
COUNT PERCENT
RENOVATION OF AN EXISTING BUILDING 303 25.9
ADDITION TO AN EXISTING BUILDING 64 5.5
ADDITION & RENOVATION OF EXISTING BUILDING 131 11.2
NEW FREE-STANDING BUILDING 130 11.1
LIBRARY STORAGE FACILITY 54 4.6
LIBRARY WITHIN ANOTHER BUILDING 123 10.5
LIBRARIES REPORTING 1168
CURRENTLY PLANNING LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECT
COUNT PERCENT
YES 432 36.7
NO 746 63.3
TOTAL 1178
STAGE IN LIBRARY BUILDING PLANNING PROCESS
COUNT PERCENT
CONCEPT / FUNDRAISING PHASE 245 55.8
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN PHASE 105 23.9
UNDER CONSTRUCTION 87 19.8
TOTAL 439
INCLUDED IN COMPLETED OR PLANNED LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECT
(PERCENT OF LIBRARIES REPORTING EACH METHOD)
COUNT PERCENT
AFTER-HOURS OR 24x7 SPACE 214 18.3
AUDITORIUM 105 9.0
ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY 369 31.5
CAFÉ OR FOOD SERVICE 254 21.8
LIBRARY CONTROLLED CLASSROOMS 531 45.2
REGISTRAR CONTROLLED CLASSROOMS 165 14.2
COMPUTER LAB 528 44.9
GALLERY SPACE 264 22.6
GROUP STUDIES 576 48.9
INFORMATION COMMONS 475 40.5
LANGUAGE CENTER 51 4.4
LIBRARY SCIENCE DEPT OFFICES 82 7.0
MEDIA EQUIPMENT STORAGE/DISTRIB CENTER 310 26.5
MEDIA VIEWING ROOMS 439 37.4
MEDIA PRODUCTIONS ROOM/STUDIO 206 17.7
LIBRARY-SPONSORED MEETING/EVENT SPACE 459 39.1
NON-LIBRARY MEETING/EVENT SPACE 345 29.4
NON-LIBRARY ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS 119 10.2
NON-LIBRARY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE SPACE 167 14.3
NON-LIBRARY BUSINESS OFFICE SPACE 25 2.1
RETAIL OR BOOKSTORE SPACE 41 3.5
RESEARCH CARRELS 367 31.3
SCANNING LAB 193 16.6
SPEAKING CENTER 16 1.4
STUDENT ACADEMIC SUPPORT CENTER 96 8.2
WRITING CENTER 106 9.1
OTHER 100 8.6
LIBRARIES REPORTING 1176
LIBRARY INCLUDES COMPACT SHELVING
COUNT PERCENT
YES 364 48.1
NO 390 51.6
TOTAL 756
LIBRARY INCLUDES A COMPUTER LAB
COUNT PERCENT
NO, IN A SEPARATE BUILDING 139 18.3
YES, OPERATED BY NON-LIBRARY IT STAFF 173 22.8
YES, OPERATED BY LIBRARY STAFF 224 29.5
JOINTLY OPERATED BY LIBRARY AND IT STAFF 222 29.2
TOTAL 759
LIBRARY INCLUDES INFORMATION COMMONS
COUNT PERCENT
YES 600 78.6
NO 162 21.2
TOTAL 763
INFORMATION COMMONS INCLUDES A SERVICE POINT
COUNT PERCENT
YES 464 74.0
NO 162 25.8
TOTAL 627
HOW INFORMATION COMMONS SERVICE POINT IS STAFFED
COUNT PERCENT
SINGLE SERVICE PT. W/ LIBRARY STAFF ONLY 303 62.7
SINGLE SERVICE PT. W/ IT STAFF ONLY 31 6.4
SINGLE SERVICE PT. W/ LIBRARY & IT STAFF 87 18.0
2 SERVICE PTS.: 1 FOR LIBRARY, 1 FOR IT STAFF 61 12.6
TOTAL 483
ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP TO IT STAFF
COUNT PERCENT
ADMINISTRATIVELY SEPARATE 385 80.9
ADMINISTRATIVELY COMBINED 71 14.9
SEPARATE, BUT PLANNING TO INTEGRATE 16 3.4
COMBINED, BUT PLANNING TO SEPARATE 3 0.6
TOTAL 476
SPACE RELATIONSHIP TO IT STAFF
COUNT PERCENT
IN DIFFERENT BUILDING 264 55.3
SAME BUILDING WITH SEPARATE STAFF SPACE 177 37.1
SHARE SAME STAFF SPACE 35 7.3
TOTAL 477
COLLABORATED ON LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECTS W/ NON-LIBRARY DEPTS/ENTITIES
COUNT PERCENT
YES 484 63.4
NO 278 36.4
TOTAL 763
 
                   
COLLABORATION AND PARTNERSHIP  
(PERCENT OF LIBRARIES REPORTING EACH METHOD)  
 
COUNT PERCENT  
 
ACADEMIC COMPUTING / IT 378 32.3  
 
ENGLISH DEPT 73 6.3  
 
FOREIGN LANGUAGE DEPT 46 4.0  
 
OTHER HUMANITIES DEPT 75 6.4  
 
SOCIAL SCIENCE DEPT 49 4.2  
 
SCIENCE DEPT 56 4.8  
 
UNDERGRAD COLLEGE / ARTS & SCI 40 3.4  
 
GRAD SCHOOL DEPT 41 3.5  
 
ENGLISH AS 2ND LANGUAGE DEPT/PROG 15 1.3  
 
OTHER ACADEMIC DEPT 134 11.5  
 
RES. HALLS, CAMPUS LIFE, DEAN OF STUDENTS 36 3.1  
 
CAMPUS COPY/PRINTING SERVICE 49 4.2  
 
CAMPUS BOOKSTORE 23 2.0  
 
CAMPUS FOOD SERVICE 81 7.0  
 
CAMPUS MUSEUM 14 1.2  
 
REGISTRAR 38 3.3  
 
BURSAR 17 1.5  
 
OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE DEPT 238 20.4  
 
LIBRARIES REPORTING 1171  
 
COLLABORATED ON LIBRARY BUILDING PROJECTS W/ OUTSIDE ORGS OR ENTITIES
COUNT PERCENT
YES 108 14.3
NO 647 85.6
TOTAL 756
OUTSIDE COLLABORATION AND PARTNERSHIP
(PERCENT OF LIBRARIES REPORTING EACH METHOD)
COUNT PERCENT
LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL 8 0.7
LOCAL 2 OR 4 YEAR COLLEGE 11 0.9
OTHER LOCAL NON-PROFIT ACADEMIC INST. 7 0.6
OTHER LOCAL COMMERCIAL ACADEMIC INST. 4 0.3
PUBLIC LIBRARY 25 2.2
CITY GOVT AGENCY 14 1.2
COUNTY GOVT AGENCY 8 0.7
STATE AGENCY 39 3.4
OTHER LOCAL OR REGIONAL GOVT AGENCY 12 1.0
LOCAL PRIVATE LIBRARY 1 0.1
COMMERCIAL FOOD SERVICE PROVIDER 9 0.8
COMMERCIAL BOOKSTORE 1 0.1
COMMERCIAL COPY / PRINTING SERVICE 6 0.5
OTHER LOCAL RETAIL BUSINESS 0 0.0
OTHER LOCAL BUSINESS 7 0.6
PRIVATE FOUNDATION 24 2.1
OTHER LOCAL NON-GOVT ORG 7 0.6
OTHER OUTSIDE ORG / ENTITY 31 2.7
TOTAL 1161