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CUNY libraries statistics 2021-2022

Library Collections/Circulation

Complete your ACRL data before attempting IPEDS. These answers map to ACRL answers.

Section I:
For all degree-granting institutions with library expenditures >0 as reported on IC Header

NOTE - This section of the survey collects data on selected types of material. It does not cover all materials.

Report the total number of each category held at the END of Fiscal Year 2020 (June 30, 2020)

Library Collections

Books (physical)  --

This is a title count. Use your answer for ACRL survey question 40A Books Title Count --  do not use your answer to 40a Books volumes which is a volume count.

Books (digital)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 40B (digital).

Databases (digital)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 41B (databases)

Media (physical)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 42A (Media physical).

Media (digital)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 42B (Media digital).

Serials (physical)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 43A (Serials physical).

Serials (digital)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 43B (Serials digital).

Total

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Library Circulation (physical)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 60A (physical).

Library Circulation (digital)

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 60B (digital).

Does your institution have Interlibrary Loan Services? yes/no 

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 80.

Total interlibrary loans and documents provided to other libraries:

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 81.

Total interlibrary loans and documents received:

Use your answer for ACRL survey question 82.

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