ARL Statistics 2014–15

2014-2015 ARL Statistics submissions are due as soon as your fiscal year ends and no later than October 15, 2015.




Regrding Special Collections 2014-15:

We continue to collect Special Collections data. Please provide the following key pieces of information regarding your special collections: expenditures (questions 6 to 9), staffing (questions 13a-c), and again this year please consider providing number of library presentations to groups and number of participants in group presentations (questions 14-15).  We will leave it to your discretion to fill in additional variables if you think they are useful. 

Special Collections Impact Stories

The ARL Assessment committee is inviting you to share brief Special Collections short stories of impact regarding services for (a) undergraduate learning and teaching, (b) graduate research, and (c) faculty research. Please share your stories at the following URL:

To read other libraries' impact stories, celebrating how Special Collections are impacting students, faculty, and research, click the following URL.  The impact stories are added as soon as they are submitted.  Enjoy!


If you have questions about how to complete any of these surveys, please send an email to