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Give Us a Dollar and We'll Give You Back Four (2012-13) By Walt Crawford
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Your public library is in competition with a lot of other agencies–city, county, district, even state–for money. You want your library to sustain its current services and expand them in... More > the future. You know you get a lot of bang for your buck, but how do you show that to the people who hold the purse strings? One way is to use the data in Give Us a Dollar and We’ll Give You Back Four. Walt Crawford has compiled, analyzed, and organized library funding and service data from all around the United States. Give Us a Dollar will let you compare your services to those of other similar libraries at a glance and will help give you the data you need to show your funders how much you already stretch their dollars–and how much more you could provide with even a few dollars more. This 2012-2013 edition is based on the FY10 IMLS Public Library dataset.< Less
Give Us a Dollar and We'll Give You Back Four (2012-13) By Walt Crawford
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Your public library is in competition with a lot of other agencies–city, county, district, even state–for money. You want your library to sustain its current services and expand them in... More > the future. You know you get a lot of bang for your buck, but how do you show that to the people who hold the purse strings? One way is to use the data in Give Us a Dollar and We’ll Give You Back Four. Walt Crawford has compiled, analyzed, and organized library funding and service data from all around the United States. Give Us a Dollar will let you compare your services to those of other similar libraries at a glance and will help give you the data you need to show your funders how much you already stretch their dollars–and how much more you could provide with even a few dollars more. This 2012-2013 edition is based on the FY10 IMLS Public Library dataset.< Less
Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015: A Subject Approach By Walt Crawford
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This book supplements Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015, adding a chapter for each of 28 subjects and slightly expanding the subject segment chapters from the other book. Corrected growth &... More > shrinkage tables.< Less
Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015: A Subject Approach By Walt Crawford
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This book is a supplement to Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015. It adds a chapter for each of 28 subjects and slightly expands the three subject-segment chapters from the other book. Corrected... More > growth & shrinkage tables.< Less
The Gold OA Landscape 2011-2014 By Walt Crawford
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How many open access articles are published each year? This study offers a partial answer, looking at all journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals as of June 2015. Based on full site visits... More > (not sampling), the book offers detailed analysis of more than 9,512 journals and quick notes on several hundred others.< Less
The Gold OA Landscape 2011-2014 By Walt Crawford
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How many open access articles are published each year? This study offers a partial answer, looking at all journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals as of June 2015. Based on full site visits... More > (not sampling), the book offers detailed analysis of more than 9,512 journals and quick notes on several hundred others. Explicit site license for library concurrent use by authorized users.< Less
Your Library Is... A Collection of Library Sayings By Walt Crawford
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Many public libraries have sayings--mottoes or slogans--describing what they are or how they see themselves. This collection brings together all the library sayings I could find in scanning 9,000+... More > U.S. public library websites in the summer of 2013: 1,137 unique mottoes and slogans, and another 88 mottoes and slogans shared by 205 libraries. You may find it inspiring. You should find it revealing. It's a book best browsed a few pages at a time. This DRM-free PDF has bookmarks for chapter headings and subheadings and for each state.< Less
Your Library Is... A Collection of Library Sayings By Walt Crawford
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Many public libraries have sayings--mottoes or slogans--describing what they are or how they see themselves. This collection brings together all the library sayings I could find in scanning 9,000+... More > U.S. public library websites in the summer of 2013: 1,137 unique mottoes and slogans, and another 88 mottoes and slogans shared by 205 libraries. You may find it inspiring. You should find it revealing. It's a book best browsed a few pages at a time.< Less
Cites & Insights 15: 2015 By Walt Crawford
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Cites & Insights 15 (2015) combines all eleven issues into a single paperback volume, including indexes. The year is especially strong on open access (including the most complete survey ever done... More > of gold OA activity) but also includes major essays on the Google Book Project, books, social networks, fair use and more.< Less
Cites & Insights 13: 2013 By Walt Crawford
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Cites & Insights 13 (2013) includes all 12 issues of the ejournal, plus a table of contents and 14 pages of indices. Major features this year include extensive coverage of open access, surprising... More > facts about changes in academic library circulation, the death of books (or not) and the relationship of ebooks and print books, the mythical average public library, social networks, public library benefits and budgets, and the ebook marketplace.< Less