11 November 2013
Statistical Survey of the Metropolitan Libraries Section 2011
The Statistical Survey of the Metropolitan Libraries Section of IFLA for 2011 is now available at the page:
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