Value in Academic Libraries: Showing Library ROI with Data

Sponsored by SAGE Publishing

Recorded on 09/05/2019
Posted in The Authority File

Episode 92

What’s the difference between value and ROI, and which should an academic library be reporting? Are there best practices for making a case with data? What are the limits of library data, and how can publishers help push beyond those limits? Dr. Carol Tenopir of the University of Tennessee, Dr. Stephanie Evergreen of Evergreen Data, and Kristen Tepfer of SAGE Publishing talk data in libraries, and walk listeners through how to communicate a library’s value using data.


About the guests:

Dr. Carol Tenopir
Chancellor’s Professor and Board of Visitors Professor
School of Information Sciences
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Dr. Stephanie Evergreen
Principal
Evergreen Data
stephanieevergreen.com

Kristen Tepfer
Executive Marketing Manager
SAGE Publishing