Value in Libraries: ARL Releases Special Issue of RLI on Assessing Organizational Performance

Washington DC – The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) has released a special edition of Research Library Issues dedicated to the topic of assessing library value based on organizational performance. Several Lib-Value team members, including Martha Kyrillidou (guest editor of the edition), Regina Mays, Carol Tenopir and Paula Kaufman, have written or contributed to the articles and studies highlighted in the ARL publication. For a brief introduction to Lib-Value and a summary of the current research being conducted by the project, see in particular “Lib-Value: Measuring Value and Return on Investment of Academic Libraries.”

Value in Libraries:  An RLI Special Edition