Collection, Florida, Community College, CCLA
In 2002 a study was conducted of community college collections in Florida as a follow-up and an additional interval to a similar study conducted in 1998. The analysis in 2002 compared the profile of the LINCC database, three peer groups of community colleges by enrollment size, and each of the twenty-eight community colleges with the 1998 study results. Among the significant findings are: The median age of LINCC collective holdings improved between 1998 and 2002, declining from 24 years to 22 years. The “year reached 50%” for the LINCC database in 2002 was 1980, meaning that half of the monographs were published prior to 1980 and half after 1980.
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Citation / Publisher Attribution
Florida Community College Collection Assessment Report, 42 p.
Scholar Commons Citation
Perrault, Anna H.; Madaus, Richard; Armbrister, Ann; Dixon, Jeannie; and Thuotte-Pierson, Heather, "Florida Community College Collection Assessment Report" (2002). School of Information Faculty Publications. 14.