Libraries gather large amounts of data for their internal use. However, this data can used to great effect externally to advocate for additional resources, staff, and other library needs. This article shows how one library used already existing statistics to push external stakeholders into granting more staff and other resources for the library's use.
"Ideas, Hints, and Tips: Advocacy: The Essential Tangent to the Assessment Cycle,"
Georgia Library Quarterly:
1, Article 8.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/glq/vol50/iss1/8