Measurement and analysis of electronic reserve usage: Toward a new path in online library service assessment

Jo Ann Jacoby, Mary S. Laskowski

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This article identifies problems and issues in assessment of electronic reserves and investigates usage measures, particularly Web server logs, for after-hours and off-campus usage. Findings indicate that electronic reserves are heavily used during non-traditional service hours and from outside the library's physical walls.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)219-232
Number of pages14
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 2004


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Library and Information Sciences

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