European University Library Survey 2017 - User Surveys and other Methods for Library Development

SND-ID: SND 1134

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Håkan Carlsson - University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg University Library

Tore Torngren - Lund University, Lund University Library

Description

In 2015 a working group was commissioned by LIBER, the Association of European Research Libraries, charged with investigating lessons learned and good practices in library support, as well as identifying new and developing library services by means of various tools and methods. A survey was initiated in order to investigate the subject matter. It was administered to all 308 LIBER university libraries in May of 2017.

Language

English

Research principal, contributors, and funding
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Population

All LIBER university libraries

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Total universe/Complete enumeration
All LIBER university libraries were included based on LIBER membership records. Special- and national libraries were excluded.

Time period(s) investigated

2017-05-17–2017-07-04

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Europe

Topic and keywords

Subject area

EDUCATION, Higher and further education, MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE, Information society (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Media and Communications, Information Studies (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications
Dataset
European University Library Survey 2017 - User Surveys and other Methods for Library Development

Version 1

Citation

Håkan Carlsson. University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg University Library (2020). <em>European University Library Survey 2017 - User Surveys and other Methods for Library Development</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/vyze-7y13">https://doi.org/10.5878/vyze-7y13</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Text

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Håkan Carlsson - University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg University Library

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: web based
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2017-05-17–2017-07-04
  • Source of the data: Other

Variables

139

Number of individuals/objects

127

Response rate/participation rate

41

License

Creative Commons  Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Published: 2020-06-10