UIUC Library's Faculty and Staff Survey

Analysis of Question 13



13. Please select the items you think the University Library should have as priorities during the next three years.
 
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Deliver full-text documents to your computer 817 (59.3%)
Preserve library materials from deterioration 772 (56.1%)
Maintain the quality of University Library print collections 702 (51.0%)
Provide a safe environment for library users 429 (31.2%)
Deliver books through campus mail 524 (38.1%)
Provide electronic access to current articles 989 (71.8%)
Provide electronic access to older articles 916 (66.5%)
Provide electronic access to books and reference tools 723 (52.5%)
Shift funds from print to electronic access to journals 516 (37.5%)
Provide training in using library/web resources 338 (24.5%)
Increase library hours 212 (15.4%)
Improve the appearance and functionality of libraries 178 (12.9%)
Reshelve items quickly and accurately 391 (28.4%)
Increase the number of computers in the library 99 (7.2%)
Provide librarian consultation for your research 220 (16.0%)
Provide quiet study/work areas in libraries 242 (17.6%)
Provide group study/work areas in libraries 146 (10.6%)
Add wireless computing capablity and/or Ethernet jacks in libraries 602 (43.7%)
Maintain the present departmental library structure 277 (20.1%)
[No priorities selected] 0 (0.0%)
TOTAL QUESTION PARTICIPANTS 1377