Brown University Library

The Brown University Library: Issues, Concerns and Challenges

An Information Packet for the Brown University Faculty
Merrily E. Taylor, Joukowsky Family University Librarian
September 2000

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Table of Contents

Cover Memo to the Faculty

  1. The Library section from "The Report to the Faculty, Administration, Trustees, Students of Brown University, by an Evaluation Team Representing the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges," (March 1998).
  2. A Few Words on the ARL Statistics
  3. The ARL Membership Criteria Index
  4. The Library's Serials Rankings
  5. Library Support for the School of Medicine
  6. Average Annual Increases in Some of Brown's Peer Institution Libraries Between 1990-1999
  7. Changing ARL Ranking: It Can be Done
  8. Charts Illustrating Brown's Current Environment
  9. Report of the Faculty Library Committee, May 2000
  10. Addressing Acquisitions Budget Increases via a Formula
  11. Conclusion

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