Students tend to perform better where...
Students tend to perform better on achievement tests where school libraries have:
- More full-time equivalents (FTEs) of staffing;
- Larger collections of periodicals and instructional videos;
- Better-networked online resources made accessible via computers in the library as well as in classrooms, lab, and offices;
- Higher total library expenditures; and
- Heavier use, as indicated by both library visits and circulation.