Corporate & Other Business Library Benchmarks: 2018 Edition – 34.62% of the Libraries Sampled Said that They Had Lost 1-3 FTE Employee Positions Over the Past Two Years –

The “Corporate
& Other Business Library Benchmarks, 2018 Edition” report
has been added to’s offering.

The study presents data and commentary from 12 corporate, 4 law firm, 5
MBA-program and 6 additional business libraries about a broad range of
their operations and plans.

The study presents detailed data on staffing and hiring plans, and
recent, current and for some info categories planned spending on books,
eBooks, online databases, journals, newspapers and other periodicals,
and other information vehicles.

The report also explores the extent of use of outsourced labor, use of
video libraries in business librarianship, and the perceived success or
failure of information literacy efforts.

The report presents detailed data on the perception of the value of a
range of popular business databases, as well as precise details on how
business librarians spend their work time, with separate data points for
doing research for patrons, evaluating new information resources,
teaching information literacy and other librarian priorities.

Key Findings

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