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Comparison of the University Library, University of Rhode Island with the libraries of the University of Maine and University of New Hampshire, based on statistics compiled by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). Comparisons include total budget, volumes, materials expenditures, and staffing for the years 1993 and 2004. The additional spreadsheet file updates the comparisons to include 2006 and notes percentage change over time for each category.

carothers years the sequel the update.xls (21 kB)
Spreadsheet comparison between the libraries of URI, U Maine, and UNH for 1993, 2004, 2006, with percentage change over time.