Report of the Workshop on Opportunities for Research on the Creation, Management, Preservation and Use of Digital Content


The University of Florida, Florida Center for Library Automation, convened a workshop in March 2003 to assess research needs related to digital cultural content. This report summarizes the results of the workshop and presents suggestions for useful areas of research. Read More

 
Cover of E.D. TAB: Public Libraries in the United States: Fiscal Year 2001
E.D. TAB: Public Libraries in the United States: Fiscal Year 2001


This report includes national and state summary data on public libraries in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the outlying areas for state fiscal year 2001, with highlights and numerous tables. Data are included on circulation, library visits, reference transactions, interlibrary loans, children's program attendance, service outlets, public service hours, Internet access, staff, income, expenditures, and more. NCES Publication Number: 2003399 Read More

 
Assessment of End-User Needs in IMLS-Funded Digitization Projects


An IMLS-commissioned study of the needs-assessment practices used in digitization projects. Read More

 
Cover of E.D. TAB: State Library Agencies: Fiscal Year 2001 publication
E.D. TAB: State Library Agencies: Fiscal Year 2001


This report provides a statistical profile of state library agencies in the 50 states and the District of Columbia for state fiscal year 2001. The report includes information on staff, revenue, expenditures, services to libraries and systems, public service hours, service outlets, service and development transactions, collections, allied operations, and electronic services. NCES Publication Number: 2003309 Read More

 
Cover of E.D. Tab: Public Libraries in the United States, Fiscal Year 2000
E.D. Tab: Public Libraries in the United States, Fiscal Year 2000


This report provides summary data about public libraries in the 50 states and the District of Columbia (and in the outlying areas of Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, and the Virgin Islands), for state fiscal year 2000, with highlights and numerous tables. Data are included on circulation, library visits, reference transactions, interlibrary loans, children's program attendance, service outlets, public service hours, Internet access, and more. NCES Publication Number: 2002344 Read More