Useful Publications

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.

Aabo S (2009) Libraries and return on investment (ROI): A meta-analysis. New Library World, 110(7-8), 311-324. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/03074800910975142  Abstract

Abels EG, Cogdill KW, and Zach L (2002) The contributions of library and information services to hospitals and academic health sciences centers: a preliminary taxonomy, Journal of the Medical Library Association, 90(3), 276-284.

Abels EG, Cogdill KW, and Zach L (2004) Identifying and communicating the contributions of library and information services in hospitals and academic health sciences centers, Journal of the Medical Library Association, 92(1), 46-55.

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.

Aitkin, EM, Powelson SE, Reaume RD, Ghali WA (2011). Involving clinical librarians at the point of care: results of a controlled intervention. Academic Medicine, 86(12):1508-12. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e31823595cd. Abstract

Allison D (2015) Measuring the academic impact of libraries. portal: Libraries & the Academy, 15(1), 29-40. doi:10.1353/pla.2015.0001

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

Anglada L (2014) Are libraries sustainable in a world of free, networked, digital information? El profesional de la información, noviembre-diciembre, 23(6).

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

Banks D, Shi R, Timm D, Christopher K, Duggar D, and Comegys M et al. (2007) Decreased hospital length of stay associated with presentation of cases at morning report with librarian support. J Med Libr Assoc. 95(4), 381–387.

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

Chan C (2008). The impact of school library services on student achievement and the implications for advocacy: A review of the literature. Access, 22(4), 15-20.

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

Coulter P, Clarke S, and Scamman C (2007) Course grade as a measure of the effectiveness of one-shot information literacy instruction. Public Services Quarterly, 3(1-2), 147-163. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J295v03n01_08. Abstract

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.

Creaser C, Cullen S, Curtis R, Darlington N, Maltby J. et al. (2014) Working together: library value at the University of Nottingham, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 15(1/2) 49-41. Abstract

Cuddy TM (2005) Value of hospital libraries: The fuld campus study. Journal of the Medical Library Association, 93(4), 446-449.

Cullen R (2004) Evaluating digital libraries in the health sector. Part 2: measuring impacts and outcomes, Health Information and Libraries Journal, 21, 3-13. Abstract

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.

Dalton M (2012) Key performance indicators in Irish hospital libraries: developing outcome-based metrics to support advocacy and service delivery Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 7A.

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.

Folio (2009) Maximising the impact of your service (Maxim).

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

Grad RA, Pluye P, Mercer J, Marlow B, Beauchamp ME, Shulha, M, et al (2008). Impact of research-based synopses delivered as daily e-mail: A prospective observational study. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 15(2), 240-245. doi:10.1197/jamia.M2563

Graham S and Gagnon A (2013). A quasi-experimental evaluation of an early literacy program at the regina public library. The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science/La Revue canadienne des sciences de l’information et de bibliotheconomie, 37(2), 103-121. Abstract

Gray H, Sutton G, and Treadway V (2012) Do quality improvement systems improve health library services? A systematic review. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 29(3), 180-196. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1471-1842.2012.00996.x. Abstract

Grieves K and Halpin M (2014) Developing a quality model at University Library Services Sunderland, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 15(1/2), 50-57. Abstract

Haddow G (2013) Academic library use and student retention: A quantitative analysis. Library and Information Science Research, 35(2), 127-136. Abstract

Haddow G and Klobas JE (2004) Communication of research to practice in library and information science: closing the gap, Library and Information Science Research, 26, 29-43. Abstract

Hájek P and Stejskal J (Mar 2015) Modelling public library value using the contingent valuation method: The case of the Municipal Library of Prague, Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 47(1), 43-55,

Halpin E, Rankin C, Chapman EL Walker C (Mar 2015) Measuring the value of public libraries in the digital age: What the power people need to knowfalse. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 47(1), 30-42. Abstract

Health Libraries Inc. and Australian Library and Information Association (2012) Questions of life and death: an investigation into the value of health library and information services in Australia. Canberra: Australian Library and Information Association.

Henczel S (2014). The impact of library associations: Preliminary findings of a qualitative study. Performance Measurement & Metrics, 15(3), 122-144. doi:10.1108/PMM-07-2014-0025. Abstract

Hider P (2008) Using the contingent valuation method for dollar valuations of library services. Library Quarterly, 78(4), 437-458. Abstract

Hiller S (2013) Standards and academic libraries. Presented at the10th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services, University of York, 22-25 July, 2013.

Høivik T (2013) Improving practices. Statistical standards in global libraries. Paper presented at: IFLA World Library and Information Congress, Singapore, 17-23 August, 2013.

Howard K, Nicholas T, Hayes T, and Appelt CW (2014) Evaluating one-shot library sessions: Impact on the quality and diversity of student source use. Community & Junior College Libraries, 20(1/2), 27-38. doi:10.1080/02763915.2014.1009749. Abstract

Imholz S and Arns JW (2007) Worth their weight: An assessment of the evolving field of library evaluation. Public Library Quarterly, 26(3-4), 31-48. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J118v26n03_03. Abstract

Information and documentation, Subcommittee SC 8, Quality — Statistics and performance evaluation (2014) International standard ISO 16439, First edition, 2014-04-15, Information and documentation — Methods and procedures for assessing the impact of libraries, Switzerland: SAI Global Infostore Free preview

Information Technology Primary Care Research Group (2009) The Information Assessment Method (IAM). Montreal: Department of Family Medicine, McGill University.

Jantti M and Cox B (2013) “Measuring the value of library resources and student academic performance through relational datasets”, Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 8(2), 163-171

Jemison K, Poletti E, Schneider J, Clark N, Stone R (2009) Measuring return on investment in VA libraries. Journal of Hospital Librarianship. 9(4), 379–390. Abstract

Jones DA, Poletti EJ, and Stephenson P (2010) Demonstrating the value of library services in south central VA health care network medical centers. Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 10(3), 211-223. doi:10.1080/15323269.2010.491416. Abstract

Jubb M, Rowlands I, and Nicholas J(2013) Value of libraries: relationships between provision, usage, and research outcomes. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 8(2), 139-152.

Just ML (2012). Is literature search training for medical students and residents effective? A literature review. Journal of the Medical Library Association, 100(4), 270-276. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.3163/1536-5050.100.4.008

Kavanagh A (2011) The evolution of an embedded information literacy module: Using student feedback and the research literature to improve student performance. Journal of Information Literacy, 5(1), 5-22.

Kean EB (2013) Assessment and impact of a new role as an embedded librarian in nursing online journal clubs. Journal of the Medical Library Association, 101(4), 335-338. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.3163/1536-5050.101.4.018

Kelly B, Hamasu C and Jones B (2012) Applying return on investment (ROI) in libraries. Journal of Library Administration. 52(8), 656–671. Abstract

King DN (1987). The contribution of hospital library services to patient care. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association, 75(4),291-301

King D (2010) Methods to assess the use, value, cost, and ROI of all academic library services.

Kingma B and McClure K (2015). Lib-value: Values, outcomes, and return on investment of academic libraries, phase iii: Roi of the Syracuse University library. College & Research Libraries, 76(1), 63-80.

Kloda LA, Koufogiannakis D and Brettle A (2015) Assessing the impact of evidence summaries in library and information practice, Library and Information Research, 38(119), 29-46

Koufogiannakis D and Weibe N (2006) Effective Methods for Teaching Information Literacy Skills to Undergraduate Students: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis, Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 1:3

Koufogiannakis D, Buckingham J, Alibhai A, and Rayner D (2005). Impact of librarians in first-year medical and dental student problem-based learning (pbl) groups: A controlled study. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 22(3), 189-195. Abstract

Lacey Bryant S 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, 118-125. Abstract

Lalor JGL, Clarke MC, and Sheaf GS (2012). An evaluation of the effectiveness of information literacy training for undergraduate midwives to improve their ability to access evidence for practice. Nurse Education in Practice, 12(5), 269-272. doi:1016/j.nepr.2012.06.005. Abstract

Lapidus M, Kostka-Rokosz MD, and Dvorkin-Camiel L (2009) Librarian-lead tutorial for enhancement of pharmacy students’ information-searching skills in advanced experiential rotations. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 28(4), 351-362. Abstract

Lessick S (2015) Enhancing library impact through technology, J Med Libr Assoc. 103(4), 222–231, J Med Libr Assoc. 103(4), 222–231. Abstract

Lockyer S, Conyers A, and Creaser C (2006) ) Value and Impact Measurement Programme: report for WGPI, SCONUL.

Lyons R (2011) Overstating summer reading impact: The Dominican study. Public Library Quarterly, 30(1), 54-61. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01616846.2011.548183. Abstract

Madden A, Collins P, McGowan S, Stevenson P, Castelli D, Hyde L, DeSanto K, O’Brien N, Purdon M and Delgado D (2016) Demonstrating the financial impact of clinical libraries: a systematic review, Health Information & Libraries Journal, 33, 172–189. Abstract
Mansfield W and Grunewald P (2013) The use of indicators for the monitoring and evaluation of knowledge management and knowledge brokering in international development. Loughborough University and Institute of Development Studies.

Mardis M (2007). School libraries and science achievement: A view from Michigan’s middle schools. School Library Media Research, 10.

Markless S and Streatfield D (2005) Facilitating the impact implementation programme, Library and Information Research, 29(91).

Markless S and Streatfield D (2006) Evaluating the impact of your library. London: Facet Publishing. Accompanying website

Markovic M (2014) Demonstrate the value of Your library/ information center and take It to the next level, Information Today, 31(6), 11

Marshall JG (1992). The impact of the hospital library on clinical decision making: the Rochester study, The value of trained and professionally registered library, information and knowledge workersBulletin of the Medical Library Association, 80(2), 169-178.

Marshall JG, Morgan JC, Klem ML, Thompson CA, and Wells AL (2014) The value of library and information services in nursing and patient care. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 19(3), 1-1. doi:10.3912/OJIN.Vol198No03PPT02

Marshall JG, Morgan JC, Thompson CA, and Wells AL (2014) Library and information services: Impact on patient care quality. International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance, 27(8), 672-683. Abstract

Marshall JG, Sollenberger J, Easterby-Gannett S, Kasner L, Cavanaugh SK, Burr Oliver K, Thompson CA, Romanosky N, and Hunter S (2013) The value of library and information services in patient care: results of a multisite study J Med Lib Assoc, 101(1)

Matthews JR (2012) Assessing library contributions to university outcomes: the need for individual student level data, Library Management, 33(6-7), 389 – 402. Abstract

Matthews JR (2013) Valuing information, information services, and the library: possibilities and realities, Portal: Libraries and the Academy 13(1), 91-112.

Matthews J (2013) The value & economic measures of libraries. Presented at the 10th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services, University of York, 22-25 July, 2013.

McGowan J, Hogg W, Campbell C, Rowan M (2008). Just-in-time information improved decision-making in primary care: a randomised controlled trial. PLoS ONE. 3(11):e3785

McGowan J, Hogg W, Zhong J, Zhao X. (2012) A cost-consequences analysis of a primary care librarian question and answering service. PLoS ONE.7(3):e33837

Medernach C, and Franko J (2007). Assessing the impact of information services in a regionalized health-care organization. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 24(s1), 46-56. doi:10.1111/j.1471-1842.2007.00751.x. Abstract

Mery Y, DeFrain E, Kline E, and Sult L (2014) Evaluating the effectiveness of tools for online database instruction. Communications in Information Literacy, 8(1), 70-81.

Meyer KR, Hunt SK, Hopper KM, Thakkar KV, Tsoubakopoulos V, and Van Hoose KJ (2008) Assessing information literacy instruction in the basic communication course. Communication Teacher, 22(1), 22-34. Abstract

McKnight S and Berrington M (2008) Improving customer Satisfaction: changes as a result of customer value discovery, Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 3(1)

McNicol S (2005) Academic libraries: planning, outcomes and communication. Birmingham: Evidence Base research & evaluation services.

McGowan J, Hogg W, Campbell C and Rowan M (2008) Just-in-time information improved decision-making in primary care: a randomized controlled trial, PLoS ONE, 3(11), e3785.

Missingham R (2005) ‘Libraries and economic value: a review of recent studies’, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 6(3), 142-158. Abstract

Mohammad Hassan Murad, Victor M. Montori, John P. A. Ioannidis, Roman Jaeschke, P.J. Devereaux, Kameshwar Prasad, Ignacio Neumann, Alonso Carrasco-Labra, Thomas Agoritsas, Rose Hatala, Maureen O. Meade, Peter Wyer, Deborah J. Cook, Gordon Guyatt, (2014)  How to Read a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis and Apply the Results to Patient Care Users’ Guides to the Medical Literature. JAMA. 312(2):171-179. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.5559.

Mulvaney SA, Bickman L, Giuse NB, Lambert EW, Sathe NA, and Jerome RN (2008) A randomized effectiveness trial of a clinical informatics consult service: Impact on evidence-based decision-making and knowledge implementation. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 15(2), 203-211. doi:10.1197/jamia.M2461

Naeem, SB, Ahmed S, and Rabbani MW (2013). The impact of hospital libraries on patient care and clinical decision-making: A survey of teaching hospitals. Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 13(2), 120-130. doi:10.1080/15323269.2013.770381. Abstract

Neal JG (2011) ‘Stop the madness: the insanity of ROI and the need for new qualitative measures of academic library success’, Proceedings of the ACRL 2011 Conference, A declaration of Interdependence, March 30 – April 2, 2011, Philadelphia.

Newell TS (2010) Learning in simulations: Examining the effectiveness of information literacy instruction using middle school students’ portfolio products. Evidence Based Library & Information Practice, 5(3), 20-38.

Nitecki DA and Abels EG (2012) Exploring the cause and effect of library value, In Hall, I., Thornton, S. and Town, S. (eds.) Proceedings of the 9th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services: Proving value in challenging times, University of York, 22-26 August 2011, pp. 319-324.

Noh Y (2012) The impact of university library resources on university research achievement outputs. Aslib Proceedings, 64(2), 109-133. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/00012531211215150 Abstract

Oakleaf M 2010, Value of Academic Libraries: A Comprehensive Research Review and Report, Association of College and Research Libraries, Chicago

OCLC (2010) Perceptions of Libraries (2010) Context and Community: a Report to the OCLC Membership, OCLC, Dublin, Ohio

O’Connor P (2002) Determining the impact of health library services on patient care: a review of the literature, Health Information and Libraries Journal, 19, 1-13. Abstract

Paberza K (2010) ‘Towards an assessment of public library value: Statistics on the policy makers’ agenda’, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 11(1) 83-92. Abstract

Pacifici SJ (2015) Librarians’ experiences and perceptions of identity and access management, OpenAthens

Perrier L, Farrell A, Ayala AP, Lightfoot D, Kenny T, Aaronson E, Allee N, Brighma T, Connor E, Constantinescu T, Muellenbach J, Brown Epstin HA, and Weiss A (2014) Effects of librarian-provided services in healthcare settings: a systematic review. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 21(6), 1118-1124, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002825

Payne P (2006) The LIRG/SCONUL impact initiative: assessing the impact of HE libraries on learning, teaching, and research, Library and Information Research, 30(96), 2-12.

Pluye P, Grad RM, Stephenson R and Dunikowski LG (2005) A new impact assessment method to evaluate knowledge resources, AMIA 2005 Symposium Proceedings, 609-613.

Poll R (2016) Bibliography Impact and outcome of libraries, ULB Munster

Poll R (2014) Did you enjoy the library? Impact surveys in diverse settings, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 15(1/2), 4-12. Abstract

Poll R (2013) Library standards: how using them can demonstrate value and impact. Presented at the 10th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Measurement in Libraries and Information Services, University of York, 22-25 July, 2013

Poll R (2012) Can we quantify the library’s influence? Creating an ISO standard for impact assessment, Performance Measurement and Metrics, 13(2), 121-130. Abstract

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