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Statistical Report for Amlib

2 Responses for Amlib in 2017

Statistics according to type and size categories

The following table presents the 2016 results according to the type and size of the library.

AmliballAcademicPublicSchoolConsortium
smallmediumlargesmallmediumlarge
navgnavgnavgnavgnavgnavgnavgnavgnavg
SatisfactionLevelILS144.79 000134.690000
ILSFunctionality134.54 000134.540000
PrintFunctionality125.17 000125.170000
ElectronicFunctionality132.54 000132.540000
SatisfactionCustomerSupport145.21 000135.150000
CompanyLoyalty143.21 000133.000000



2016 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction14 1 2 3 2 3 2 1 34.795
ILS Functionality13 1 2 2 3 1 1 2 1 44.544
Print Functionality12 1 3 1 1 3 3 35.176
Electronic Functionality13 3 2 4 1 1 1 1 22.542
Company Satisfaction14 2 3 1 2 3 1 1 1 24.505
Support Satisfaction14 2 3 2 3 2 1 1 45.216
Support Improvement13 2 3 4 2 1 1 54.855
Company Loyalty14 3 1 2 3 2 3 03.214
Open Source Interest13 6 2 2 2 1 01.231

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS14 750.00%
Considering new Interface14 214.29%
System Installed on time?14 1285.71%

Average Collection size: 50450

TypeCount
Public14
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0002
[2] 10,001-100,0009
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0000
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2015 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction19 2 3 3 2 3 2 1 2 1 24.424
ILS Functionality19 2 2 2 1 4 4 2 2 54.955
Print Functionality18 2 4 4 3 1 2 2 45.505
Electronic Functionality18 5 3 2 2 2 1 2 1 13.723
Company Satisfaction19 1 1 1 6 4 1 1 3 1 45.055
Support Satisfaction19 1 1 1 5 3 5 2 1 45.325
Support Improvement18 1 1 1 4 5 2 2 1 1 55.005
Company Loyalty19 2 2 2 4 6 2 1 54.004
Open Source Interest19 9 2 3 1 4 01.421

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS20 1260.00%
Considering new Interface20 210.00%
System Installed on time?20 1995.00%

Average Collection size: 55191

TypeCount
Public20
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0005
[2] 10,001-100,00011
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0001
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2014 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction15 5 4 2 3 1 45.405
ILS Functionality15 2 1 3 1 3 4 1 75.276
Print Functionality15 1 1 1 2 4 2 2 2 66.076
Electronic Functionality15 1 2 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 34.404
Company Satisfaction14 1 2 5 3 2 1 55.295
Support Satisfaction15 1 1 1 4 4 3 1 55.406
Support Improvement14 1 1 2 3 2 3 2 44.645
Company Loyalty14 1 1 3 4 2 1 2 44.364
Open Source Interest13 2 5 3 2 1 12.691

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS15 1173.33%
Considering new Interface15 426.67%
System Installed on time?15 1280.00%

Average Collection size: 68538

TypeCount
Public14
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special1

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0000
[2] 10,001-100,00010
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0001
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2013 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction16 1 2 1 3 4 3 1 1 65.506
ILS Functionality16 2 1 5 2 6 85.887
Print Functionality16 2 1 5 2 5 1 56.006
Electronic Functionality16 2 2 1 4 3 2 2 44.254
Company Satisfaction16 1 1 4 2 4 2 2 56.197
Support Satisfaction16 1 1 2 3 4 3 2 76.387
Support Improvement16 1 1 7 3 1 2 1 55.565
Company Loyalty16 1 2 7 1 1 1 3 55.755
Open Source Interest16 5 1 3 1 3 2 1 02.882

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS16 850.00%
Considering new Interface16 425.00%
System Installed on time?16 16100.00%

Average Collection size: 66232

TypeCount
Public12
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0002
[2] 10,001-100,0009
[3] 100,001-250,0002
[4] 250,001-1,000,0001
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2012 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction20 1 1 2 1 4 8 3 76.007
ILS Functionality20 1 1 1 6 8 3 76.107
Print Functionality0 00.00
Electronic Functionality0 00.00
Company Satisfaction20 3 4 4 5 4 76.156
Support Satisfaction20 4 3 5 2 6 86.156
Support Improvement20 2 3 3 3 6 1 2 75.956
Company Loyalty20 1 3 1 2 3 4 3 3 76.057
Open Source Interest20 6 2 1 4 5 1 1 03.054

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS22 627.27%
Considering new Interface22 418.18%
System Installed on time?22 2090.91%

Average Collection size: 195765

TypeCount
Public22
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0002
[2] 10,001-100,00013
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0000
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0001
[6] over 10,000,0010



2011 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction12 1 1 1 2 1 2 1 3 95.927
ILS Functionality10 1 1 3 3 2 66.508
Print Functionality0 00.00
Electronic Functionality0 00.00
Company Satisfaction12 1 3 1 2 1 1 3 46.086
Support Satisfaction12 1 2 2 1 2 3 1 85.927
Support Improvement12 1 2 1 5 2 1 54.585
Company Loyalty12 1 1 3 1 1 3 2 56.337
Open Source Interest12 5 1 2 1 2 1 02.082

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS12 325.00%
Considering new Interface12 216.67%
System Installed on time?12 1191.67%

Average Collection size: 85562

TypeCount
Public12
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0001
[2] 10,001-100,0006
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0001
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2010 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction10 1 2 4 2 1 77.007
ILS Functionality0 00.00
Print Functionality0 00.00
Electronic Functionality0 00.00
Company Satisfaction10 1 1 3 2 2 1 66.607
Support Satisfaction10 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 86.507
Support Improvement10 1 2 2 1 3 1 75.706
Company Loyalty10 2 1 1 2 1 3 96.206
Open Source Interest10 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 03.002

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS10 330.00%
Considering new Interface10 110.00%
System Installed on time?10 10100.00%

Average Collection size: 64997

TypeCount
Public10
Academic0
School0
Consortium0
Special0

Size CategoryCount
[1] Under 10,0000
[2] 10,001-100,0005
[3] 100,001-250,0001
[4] 250,001-1,000,0000
[5] 1,000,001-10,000,0000
[6] over 10,000,0010



2009 Survey Results
Product: Amlib Response Distribution Statistics
CategoryResponses 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ModeMeanMedian
ILS Satisfaction7 1 1 4 1 76.717
ILS Functionality0 00.00
Print Functionality0 00.00
Electronic Functionality0 00.00
Company Satisfaction7 1 2 1 3 86.717
Support Satisfaction7 2 3 2 77.007
Support Improvement7 2 2 2 1 45.295
Company Loyalty7 1 3 2 1 66.436
Open Source Interest7 1 3 2 1 12.291

CategoryTotalYespercent
Considering new ILS7 00.00%
Considering new Interface7 00.00%
System Installed on time?7 685.71%




5 Responses for Amlib in 2008

5 Responses for Amlib in 2007

2016 : gen: 4.79 company 4.50 loyalty 3.21 support 5.21

2015 : gen: 4.42 company 5.05 loyalty 4.00 support 5.32

2014 : gen: 5.40 company 5.29 loyalty 4.36 support 5.40

2013 : gen: 5.50 company 6.19 loyalty 5.75 support 6.38

2012 : gen: 6.00 company 6.15 loyalty 6.05 support 6.15

2011 : gen: 5.92 company 6.08 loyalty 6.33 support 5.92

2010 : gen: 7.00 company 6.60 loyalty 6.20 support 6.50

2009 : gen: 6.71 company 6.71 loyalty 6.43 support 7.00

Comments

Current vendor was considered when selecting new LMS, however, SirsiDynix was selected after extensive requirements review. (Library type: Public; collection size: medium; ils satisfaction: 5)

Hopefully, we will have a new LMS by the time of the 2017 survey :-) (Library type: Public; collection size: medium; ils satisfaction: 1)

Amlib is at end of life, migration has to happen however justifying the cost may be difficult. (Library type: Public; collection size: small; ils satisfaction: 3)

We will be moving to a new system in the future. Discussions have opened - we are in the very early stages at present (Library type: Public; collection size: medium; ils satisfaction: 5)

We have joined a consortium and the group has chosen Symphony from Sirsi Dynix to use as a system in the southwest of WA. Amlib does not appear to be keeping up with technology and we are finding problems and the system is becoming more awkward to use. (Library type: Public; collection size: small; ils satisfaction: 2)

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