Reasons for academic library usage by faculty in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012

Expected primary reasons faculty will use academic libraries in the next five years according to library staff in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2012

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 16, 2012
Reasons for academic library usage by faculty in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012 This statistic shows the expected reasons for academic library usage by university faculty members, according to academic library staff in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2012. Of staff, 37 percent agreed that the top reason faculty would use the library in the next five years would be to access online databases and journals, while only 2 percent of staff thought preparing assignments would be the top reason.
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Expected primary reasons faculty will use academic libraries in the next five years according to library staff in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2012

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Share of respondents
Access online databases/journals37%
Conduct research17%
Access/borrow books/materials13%
Get assistance from a librarian10%
Access/borrow journals/articles8%
Prepare assignments2%
Share of respondents
Access online databases/journals37%
Conduct research17%
Access/borrow books/materials13%
Get assistance from a librarian10%
Access/borrow journals/articles8%
Prepare assignments2%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 16, 2012
This statistic shows the expected reasons for academic library usage by university faculty members, according to academic library staff in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2012. Of staff, 37 percent agreed that the top reason faculty would use the library in the next five years would be to access online databases and journals, while only 2 percent of staff thought preparing assignments would be the top reason.
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