Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Annual Survey

Reporting date: June 30, 2017

NC LIVE provides the following information to incorporate into your library's holdings and circulation data for NC LIVE-provided resources for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017.

These numbers may vary from the general collection numbers, depending on the definitions from the ARL. NC LIVE has used the definitions provided by IPEDS to determine which of our collections should be included in each count.

Question No.ARL Survey categoryFY totalDetails
4Electronic books (included in question 2)197,546NC LIVE ebook collections include: ABC-CLIO E-book Collection, eBooks on EBSCOhost, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Home Grown eBooks Collection, MyiLibrary
18Number of successful full-text article requests (journals)See Usage StatisticsThe following NC LIVE databases include journals: ABI/Inform Collection, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Proquest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection. The "FT Views" column for these collections can be used to calculate this number.
19Number of regular searches (databases)See Usage StatisticsThe following NC LIVE databases use regular searches. The "searches" column for these databases can be used to calculate this number.
20Number of federated searches (databases)See Usage StatisticsThe following NC LIVE databases use federated searches. The "searches" column for these databases can be used to calculate this number.

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