The following publications will be of use to anyone evaluating value and impact. They represent a broad spectrum of views and ideas across many library sectors.
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ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries) (2010) Value of academic libraries: a comprehensive research review and report. Researched by Oakleaf, M. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries.
ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries) (2012) Connect, collaborate, and communicate: a report from the value of academic libraries summits. Prepared by Brown, K and Malenfant, K.J. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries.
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Anderson IG (2007) Pure dead brilliant?: Evaluating the Glasgow story digitisation project. Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems, 41(4), 365-385. Abstract
Anderson RP and Wilson SP (2009) Quantifying the effectiveness of interactive tutorials in medical library instruction. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 28(1), 10-21. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02763860802615815. Abstract
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Arksey H and O’Malley L (2005) Scoping studies: towards a methodological framework, International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 8, 19-32
Arts Council England (2014) Evidence review of the economic contribution of libraries. BOP Consulting
Ayre S, Barbrook J, Engel C, Lacey P, Phul A, Stevenson P and Toft S (2015) Measuring the impact of information skills training: a survey of health libraries in England, Health Information & Libraries Journal, 32(1), 50–60. Abstract
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Barbrow S and Hartline M (2015) Process mapping as organizational assessment in academic libraries, Performance Measurement and Metrics. Performance Measurement and Metrics, 16(1), 34-47 Abstract
Bartlett JC and Marshall, J. G. (2013). The value of library and information services in patient care: Canadian results from an international multisite study. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association (JCHLA), 34(3), 138-146. doi:10.5596/c13-063
Bassi J and Lau F (2013) Measuring value for money: a scoping review on economic evaluation of health information systems, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 20(4) 792-801 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001422
Beals B (2009) Valuing hospital library services: One small step for a solo. Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 9(3), 331-334. Abstract
Becker S, Crandall MD and Fisher KE (2009) Communicating the impact of free access to computers and the internet in public libraries: A mixed methods approach to developing outcome indicators. Public Library Quarterly, 28(2), 109-119.
Becker S, Crandall MD, Fisher KE, Kinney B, Landry C, Rocha A (2010) Opportunity for All: How the American Public Benefits from Internet Access at U.S. Libraries. (IMLS-2010-RES-01). Institute of Museum and Library Services. Washington, D.C
Bodycomb A and Del Baglivo M (2012) Using an automated tool to calculate return on investment and cost-benefit figures for resources: the Health Sciences and Human Services Library experience. J Med Libr Assoc. 100(2), 127–130.
Bowles-Terry M (2012) Library instruction and academic success: A mixed-methods assessment of a library instruction program. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 7(1), 82-95.
Botha E, Erasmus R, and Van Deventer M (2009) Evaluating the impact of a Special Library and Information Service, Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 41, 108-123. Abstract
Brettle A (2003) Information skills training: a systematic review of the literature. Health Information & Libraries Journal, 20(Suppl 1), 3-9. Abstract
Brettle A (2009) Exploring the impact of the information professional on evidence based practice. In: Positioning the Profession: the Tenth International Congress on Medical Librarianship, Brisbane, Australia, 1-9, August 31-September 4, 2009.
Brettle A and Maden M (2015) What evidence is there to support the employment of trained professionally registered library, information and knowledge workers? A systematic scoping review of the literature. Manchester: University of Salford
Brettle A and Raynor M (2013) Developing information literacy skills in pre-registration nurses: an experimental study of teaching methods. Nurse Education Today.33(2),103-9. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2011.12.003. Abstract
Brettle A, Maden M and Payne C (2016) The impact of clinical librarian services on patients and health care organisations, Health Information & Libraries Journal, Early view, DOI: 10.1111/hir.12136 Abstract
Brettle A, Maden-Jenkins M, Anderson L, McNally R, Pratchett T, Tancock J, Thornton, D. and Webb A (2011) Evaluating clinical librarian services: a systematic review, Health Information and Libraries Journal, 28, 3-22. Abstract
Brettle A, Maden M, Payne C et al. (2015) Evaluating the impact of clinical librarian services in the North West. Salford: University of Salford
British Library (2013) Economic evaluation of the British Library: summary.
Brooks SV and Bigelow S (2015) Preparing students for research: faculty/librarian collaboration in a pre-doctoral physical therapy research course. Health Information & Libraries Journal, 32, 332–338 Abstract
Bryant SL and Gray A (2006) Demonstrating the positive impact of information support on patient care in primary care: A rapid literature review. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 23(2), 118-125. doi:10.1111/j.1471-1842.2006.00652.x. Abstract
Bryant SL, Stewart D, Goswami L and Grant MJ (2015) Knowledge for Healthcare: the future of health librarianship. Health Information & Libraries Journal, 32: 163–167 Abstract
Butler K and Byrd J (January 2016) Research consultation assessment: perceptions of students and librarians Journal of Academic Librarianship 42(1), 83–86 Abstract
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Chang, N. C., & Chen, L. M. (2014) Evaluating the learning effectiveness of an online information literacy class based on the kirkpatrick framework. Libri, 64(3), 211-223. doi:10.1515/libri-2014-0016. Abstract
Chen HC, Tan JPG, O’Sullivan P, Boscardin C, Li A, and Muller J (2009) Impact of an information retrieval and management curriculum on medical student citations. Academic Medicine, 84, S38-S41. doi:10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181b36fba. Abstract
Chung HK (2007) ‘Measuring the economic value of special libraries’, The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances, 20(1), 30-44. Abstract
Cook JM (2014). A library credit course and student success rates. A longitudinal study. College & Research Libraries 75(3), 272-283.
Cooke L, Norris M, Busby N, Page T, Franklin G, Gadd E, and Young H (2011) Evaluating the impact of academic liaison librarians on their user community: A review and case study. New Review of Academic Librarianship, 17(1), 5-30
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Cox B and Jantti MH (2012) Capturing business intelligence required for targeted marketing, demonstrating value, and driving process improvement, Library and information science research, 34(4), 308-316. Abstract
Craig A and Corrall S (2007) Making a difference? Measuring the impact of an information literacy programme for pre-registration nursing students in the uk. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 24(2), 118-127. doi:10.1111/j.1471-1842.2007.00688.x. Abstract
Craig CL and Friehs CG (2013) Video and html: Testing online tutorial formats with biology students. Journal of Web Librarianship, 7(3), 292-304. Abstract
Cram J (1999) “Six impossible things before breakfast”: a multidimensional approach to measuring the value of libraries. Keynote address in 3rd Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services, Newcastle upon Tyne, 27-31 August, 1999.
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Cuddy TM (2005) Value of hospital libraries: The fuld campus study. Journal of the Medical Library Association, 93(4), 446-449.
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Cullen R, Clark M, and Esson R (2011). Evidence-based information-seeking skills of junior doctors entering the workforce: An evaluation of the impact of information literacy training during pre-clinical years. Health Information & Libraries Journal, 28(2), 119-129. Abstract
Cruikshank P, Hall H, and Taylor-Smith E (2011) Enhancing the impact of LIS Research Projects: RiLIES Project Report, Research Information Network and LIS Research Coalition.
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D’Alessandro MP, Stoloff PH, D’Alessandro DM and Bakalar RS (2006) Promoting health and improving health care in a cost-effective manner through a military digital library. Military Medicine, 171(1), 74-79.
Dolman H and Boyte-Hawryluk S (2013). Impact of the reading buddies program on reading level and attitude towards reading. Evidence Based Library & Information Practice, 8(1), 35-46.
Duggar DC and Christopher KA (2006) The impact of an electronic outreach program on ahec physicians’ patient care. Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 6(3), 87-96. Abstract
Dunn K, Brewer K, Marshall JG, and Sollenberger J (2009) Measuring the value and impact of health sciences libraries: planning an update and replication of the Rochester study, Journal of the Medical Library Association, 97(4): 308-312.
Dunne M, Nelson M, Dillon L, and Galvin B (2013) Library value and impact: Taking the step from knowing it to showing it Library and Information Research, 37 (116).
Emmett A and Emde J (2007) Assessing information literacy skills using the acrl standards as a guide. Reference Services Review, 35(2), 210-229. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/00907320710749146. Abstract
Emmons M and Wilkinson FC (2011) The academic library impact on student persistence. College & Research Libraries, 72(2), 128-149.
Eng S, Stadler D (2015) Linking library to student retention. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 10(3).
Esparza J, Shi R, McLarty J, Comegys M, Banks D (2013). The effect of a clinical medical librarian on in-patient care outcomes. J Med Libr Assoc. 101(3),185–191.
Everest K and Payne P (2001) The impact of libraries on learning, teaching and research. Report of the LIRG seminar held in Leeds, 30 October 2001. Library and Information Research News, 25(81), 18-22.
Fain M (2011). Assessing information literacy skills development in first year students: A multi-year study. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 37(2), 109-119. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acalib.2011.02.002. Abstract
Fanner D and Urquhart CJ (2008). Bibliotherapy for mental health service users Part 1: a systematic review. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 25(4):237-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-1842.2008.00821.x. Abstract
Farmer LSJ (2006). Library media program implementation and student achievement. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 38(1), 21-32. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0961000606060957. Abstract
Farrell A and Mason J (2014) Evaluating the impact of literature searching services on patient care through the use of a quick-assessment tool. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association (JCHLA), 35(3), 116-123. doi:10.5596/c14-030
Ferreira dos Santos F, (2009) Public Libraries and their Contribution towards Economic Development: a discussion, LIBRES, 19(2)
Finch JL (2010) Measuring effectiveness in a virtual library. Journal of Web Librarianship, 4(1), 63-78. Abstract
Fitzpatrick MJ and Meulemans YN (2011) Assessing an information literacy assignment and workshop using a quasi-experimental design. College Teaching, 59(4), 142-149.
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Francis BH and Lance KC (2011) The impact of library media specialists on students and how it is valued by administrators and teachers: findings from the latest Studies in Colorado and Idaho. TechTrends, 55(4), 63-70. Abstract
Fried S, Kochanowicz M, and Chiranov M (2010) Planning for impact, assessing for sustainability, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 11(1), 56-74
Friehs CG and Craig CL (2008) Assessing the effectiveness of online library instruction with finance students. Journal of Web Librarianship, 2(4), 493-509. Abstract
Gardois P, Calabrese R, Colombi N, Deplano A, Lingua C, Longo F et al (2011) Effectiveness of bibliographic searches performed by paediatric residents and interns assisted by librarians. A randomised controlled trial. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 28(4), 273-284. doi:10.1111/j.1471-1842.2011.00957.x. Abstract
Gardois P, Colombi N, Grillo G, and Villanacci MC (2012) Implementation of web 2.0 services in academic, medical and research libraries: A scoping review. Health Information and Science Journal, 29(2):90-109. doi:10.1111/j.1471-1842.2012.00984.x. Abstract
Gaspar Pinto L (2014) Library performance continuum and the imperative of meta-evaluation, Performance Measurement and Metrics. 15(3), 86-98 Abstract
Gildersleeves L (2012) Do school libraries make a difference?: Some considerations on investigating school library impact in the united kingdom. Library Management, 33(6-7), 403-413. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/01435121211266212. Abstract
Grad R, Pluye P, and Beauchamp M-E (2006) Validation of a method to assess the clinical impact of electronic knowledge resources, e-Service Journal, 5(2), 113-135. Abstract
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