Usage Statistics for the Practitioner

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Slicing & Dicing: Usage Statistics for the Practitioner

an ALCTS Program

Saturday, June 25, 2011 | 10:30 am to noon

Sponsored by Swets.

Track: Collection Management and Technical Services

Subtrack: Collection Development

Got statistics? What now? Come and hear three different perspectives on analyzing print and electronic statistics to provide meaningful data to stakeholders.  Attendees will get a down and dirty look at usage statistics from the trenches of data gathering to the glorious heights of informed decision making. Speakers will share insights from the areas of approval plan analysis, consortium data management, and library administration.


  • Rick Burke, Executive Director, Statewide Californica Electronic Library Consortium -- SCELC
  • John McDonald, Library Administration, Claremont College
  • Annette Day, Head, Collection Management, NCSU Libraries

Cosponsored by AS Research and Statistics Committee and RUSA CODES Collection Development Planning & Assessment Committee