DART is a web app for managing your library's reference data. Toss your tally sheets in the recycling bin, because DART makes the process of capturing and analyzing your reference data as easy as point and click.
DART gives you complete control over your library's data collection. You create and manage your users and their data collection options. DART offers the following categories:
With the exception of Staff Member, Question, and Response, which accept full text inputs, you can create custom responses to each category. You can also see and use responses created by other DART libraries. The combination of categories and responses that you use is entirely up to you.
This flexibility gives you the ability to create data collection forms that range from simple:
Use DART to view and search your data:
Generate crosstab reports:
Or export your data in .csv format, which can then be analyzed in Excel, SPSS, etc:
DART is developed, maintained, and hosted by Library Research Service, a unit of the Colorado State Library, as a service to libraries within/around Colorado. While participation in DART is normally limited to libraries within Colorado, we occasionally make exceptions based on the location and type of institution. If you believe DART would be a valuable resource to your library, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
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