Statistics

Summary Statistics of Collections Trends:

For Oberlin Group libraries based on 10 years’ worth of data collected in the Group’s Annual Survey, graphs of such collections indicators as average total print collections, average total acquisitions expenditures, monograph and serial expenditure averages, etc.

The second document, referred to at the end of the introductory page of the first, compiles the results of a survey completed by about 75%  of the libraries attending the workshop. The survey complements the numerical data from the Oberlin Group Annual Survey with qualitative information about collections.