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The 116-page examine offers information from 50 schools and universities approximately their educational library improvement and administration regulations. The learn is helping its readers solution questions equivalent to: what number of educational libraries lately undertook, or plan within the close to destiny, an enormous site remodel? What are the pursuits of the web site redesigns? How is the tutorial library site staffed? what's the position of the vital collage IT division? How have web site usability reports been carried out and by way of whom? Have outdoors experts performed a job? what number libraries have ancillary websites or presences on fb, Instagram, Pinterest and different cyber websites? what percentage libraries have committees to supervise their web content? What do librarians think about the simplest unmarried items and ideas that experience helped their web content during the last few years?

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40) We use LibGuides for subject-specific research guides, and also for some information about library services and events. 41) LibGuides is the tool used by librarians to create subject and course guides. 42) These are assets for students as we have a limited reference staff. We link to the different LibGuides from various webpages and e-college classes. 43) Subject and Course Guides 44) no 45) used as subject guides 46) We use LibGuides to create research and course guides only. 1 Does the library have a presence on Vimeo?

Does not have a webmaster or specific web staff but is run largely through the main administrative apparatus of the library more than specifically through the library technology staff. Does not have a webmaster or specific web staff but it is run largely by the central college administrative website staff. 1 What percentage of the total man hours spent in running the college library website are provided by Consultant, Outsourced Service Providers or other third parties? 2 What percentage of the total man hours spent in running the college library website are provided by Consultant, Outsourced Service Providers or other third parties?

35 | P a g e Mean 1,29 Median 1,00 Minimum 0,00 Maximum 5,00 3,45 1,00 0,50 25,00 3,50 3,50 3,00 4,00 0,60 0,50 0,00 1,00 Academic Library Website Benchmarks, 2015 Edition If your college uses LibGuides in its website or literally as its website describe how you use it. 1) We don't have LibGuides 2) LibGuides are used as research aids 3) We have links to our LibGuides in different areas of our webpages. 4) We use LibGuides ONLY for research and subject guides. I don't feel that traditional LibGuides should be used in place of a content management system or other iteration of a website.

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