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2010 Library Survey

1. Please Select Your Status
 Response PercentResponse Count
Undergraduate Student65.2%422
Graduate Student10.5%68
Full-Time Faculty9.4%61
Part-Time/Adjunct Faculty1.2%8
Staff13.6%88
Answered Question 647
Skipped Question 0

2. What are / were your reasons for visiting the Library in 2009-2010? (select all that apply)
 Response PercentResponse Count
To conduct research64.8%416
As a place to study60.7%390
For class meetings44.9%288
To use computers and printers62.0%398
Leisure materials (popular books, DVDs, etc.)43.6%280
Other (please specify)21.3%137
Answered Question 642
Skipped Question 5

3. Please indicate how satisfied you are with the Library for each of the following:
 Very SatisfiedSatisfiedNeither Satisfied nor DissatisfiedDissatisfiedVery SatisfiedN/AResponse Count
Research Assistance (library instruction, one-on-one research help)39.7% (225)30.5% (196)9.0% (58)0.9% (6)0% (0)19.9% (128)643
Library faculty/staff courtesy and helpfulness54.0% (347)35.3% (227)5.9% (38)0.6% (4)0% (0)4.2% (27)643
Print Materials (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.)28.2% (182)45.3% (292)12.2% (79)3.6% (23)0.6% (4)10.1% (65)645
Online resources (eBooks, databases, journals)35% (224)36.7% (235)10.8% (69)6.6% (42)1.1% (7)9.8% (63)640
Library webpage (overall satisfaction)38.3% (246)43.5% (279)10.0% (64)1.7% (11)0.3% (2)6.2% (40)642
Interlibrary loan/borrowing service26.6% (171)23.7% (152)16.8% (108)2.0% (13)0.5% (3)30.4% (195)642
Hours of operation37.6% (240)36.7% (234)9.6% (61)8.6% (55)2.0% (13)5.5% (35)638
Media (DVDs, CDs, books on CD, etc.)32.8% (210)38.8% (248)9.7% (62)3.8% (24)0% (0)15.0% (96)640
Physical environment (noise level, seating, study space, appearance, temperature, lighting)35.6% (229)42.3% (272)8.7% (56)6.8% (44)2.5% (16)4.0% (26)643
Computer Availability35.0% (225)38.2% (245)9.8% (63)4.5% (29)1.4% (9)11.1% (71)642
Printer/Photocopier Availability34.5% (219)38.3% (243)8.7% (55)4.6% (29)0.6% (4)13.4% (85)635
Answered Question      646
Skipped Question      1

4. How often have you visited the Library in person to utilize their services/resources this academic year?
 Response PercentResponse Count
Daily15.2%98
2-3 times a week36.5%235
Once a week14.8%95
1-3 times a month21.2%136
Rarely/Never12.3%79
Answered Question 643
Skipped Question 4

5. How often do you utilize the Library’s online resources (catalog, online articles, eBooks, etc.)?
 Response PercentResponse Count
Daily4.3%28
2-3 times a week19.1%123
Once a week22.0%142
1-3 times a month35.1%226
Rarely/Never19.4%125
Answered Question644
Skipped Question3

6. Please provide any additional comments and/or suggestions you may have:
 Answered QuestionSkipped Question
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