Annual Program Schedule

Late January
  • ARL Survey Coordinators Meeting (part of the ALA Midwinter Meeting)
January - February
  • ARL Statistics prepared for publication
  • ARL Law and Medical Statistics prepared for publication
May
  • ARL Library Investment Index available to membership
  • ARL Assessment Committee Meeting (part of the ARL Membership Meeting)
June
  • ARL Survey Coordinators Meeting (part of the ALA Annual Meeting)
  • ARL Annual Salary Survey questionnaire available to membership
July
  • ARL Statistics and Supplementary Statistics questionnaires available to membership
August 31
  • Deadline for Salary Survey questionnaires
October 15
  • Deadline for ARL Statistics, ARL Academic Law and Health Science Library Statistics, and ARL Supplementary Statistics questionnaires
October
  • ARL Assessment Committee Meeting (part of the ARL Membership Meeting)
  • Verify survey coordinators
November
  • Verification of Salary Survey data
December
  • Salary Survey preliminary tables distributed
  • ARL Annual Salary Survey prepared for publication
  • Institutions that have not returned questionnaires are contacted
  • Data checks on ARL Statistics and ARL Law and Health Science Statistics, including verification of ARL Statistics data and follow-up telephone calls