313 respondents to the survey answered both the question about the ILS used at their institution and the size of their library’s collection.  Following is  breakdown of the responses.

ILS Used Per Collection Size Category

The following table shows the percentage of respondents using a particular ILS in each collection size category.  The percentages shown in bold are the highest for each category. (For example, for respondents with less than 10,000 volumes, the ILS used was split evenly between Alma, Millenium, Symphony, and Worldshare Management Services.)

Size of Collection
less than 10,000 volumes 10,001 – 100,000 volumes 100,001 – 500,000 volumes 500,001 – 1,000,000 volumes 1,000,001 – 5,000,000 volumes 5,000,001+ volumes Total
ILS Used Aleph 500 0% 13.3% 11.2% 6.8% 14.7% 22.2% 12.8%
Alma 25% 11.1% 8.2% 9.1% 11.6% 11.1% 10.2%
Evergreen 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Horizon 0% 2.2% 2% 0% 1.1% 0% 1.3%
Invenio-TIND 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0.3%
Kuali OLE 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 3.7% 0.3%
Millenium 25% 6.7% 11.2% 11.4% 15.8% 14.8% 12.5%
Polaris 0% 2.2% 0% 2.3% 0% 0% 0.6%
Sierra 0% 20% 17.4% 36.4% 24.2% 11.1% 21.7%
Symphony 25% 6.7% 14.3% 9.1% 7.4% 18.5% 10.9%
Virtua 0% 2.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0.3%
Voyager 0% 8.9% 22.5% 20.5% 21.1% 14.8% 18.9%
Worldshare Management Services 25% 13.3% 8.2% 4.6% 3.2% 0% 6.4%
Other 0% 13.3% 4.1% 0% 1.1% 3.7% 3.8%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

 

Collection size for each ILS

The following table lists each ILS category in the survey with the percentage of respondents broken down by size of library collections.  The percentages shown in bold are the highest for each category. (For example, 0% of Aleph 500 respondents had collection sizes less than 10,000 volumes, but 35.05% reported collection sizes between 1,000,000 and 5,000,000 volumes.)

Size of Library Collection
less than 10,000 volumes 10,001 – 100,000 volumes 100,001 – 500,000 volumes 500,001 – 1,000,000 volumes 1,000,001 – 5,000,000 volumes 5,000,001+ volumes Total
ILS Used Aleph 500 0% 15% 27.5% 7.5% 35.0% 15% 100%
Alma 3.1% 15.6% 25% 12.5% 34.4% 9.4% 100%
Evergreen 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Horizon 0% 25% 50% 0% 25% 0% 100%
Invenio-TIND 0% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Kuali OLE 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100% 100%
Millenium 2.6% 7.7% 28.2% 12.8% 38.5% 10.3% 100%
Polaris 0% 50% 0% 50% 0% 0% 100%
Sierra 0% 13.2% 25% 23.5% 33.8% 4.4% 100%
Symphony 2.9% 8.8% 41.2% 11.8% 20.6% 14.7% 100%
Virtua 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
Voyager 0% 6.8% 37.3% 15.3% 33.9% 6.8% 100%
Worldshare Management Services 5.0% 30% 40% 10% 15% 0% 100%
Other 0% 50% 33.3% 0% 8.3% 8.3% 100%
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