IPEDS Academic Library Survey
Reporting date: June 30, 2017
The Academic Libraries (AL) component of the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey requires academic libraries to report data from their library consortia. NC LIVE provides using 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 IPEDS Academic Library Survey. NC LIVE has used the definitions provided by IPEDS to determine which of our collections should be included in each count.
Clicking on the type of collection will provide the IPEDS definition.
Library Collections/Circulation and Interlibrary Loan Services
Section I: For all degree-granting institutions with library expenses > 0
|Databases||88||See the general collection spreadsheet for a complete list|
|Serials||24,280||The full-text e-journals we can access through our database subscriptions|
|Library Circulation||See Usage Statistics||Circulation total is for all NC LIVE Books, Databases, and Media collections.|