11 November 2013

Statistical Survey of the Metropolitan Libraries Section 2011

By Corrado Ditillio

The Statistical Survey of the Metropolitan Libraries Section of IFLA for 2011 is now available at the page:

Metropolitan Libraries Annual Statistical Survey

It was compiled by Helsinki City Library on behalf of the Section. There was a participation from 56 libraries from all over the world.

The survey presents:

  • more than 20 indicators which give a snapshot of current trends regarding inputs, collections, expenditures, staff and outputs.
  • for the second year, data about hot topics such as electronic services and social networking
  • the ranking of top libraries in various measures or ratios

Metropolitan Libraries, Statistics and evaluation

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