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The article explores best practices for establishing collaborations between small liberal arts university libraries and institutional research (IR) professionals. Topics discussed include national surveys commonly used by IR institutions in examining students' attitudes, relevance of the surveys on university libraries and benefits that IR collaborations can bring to libraries. Also described is the collaborative effort between the library and IR departments of the University of Puget Sound.
Carlin, Jane, Lori Ricigliano, and Ellen Peters. 2014. "Libraries and institutional research." College & Research Libraries News 75(5): 262-264.