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Background of the Test-Weeks

The test-weeks have been organised regularly at the Bpi since 2001:
 
  • 2001: the large-scale test-week which covered all of the documents, on all supports (except for the periodicals) and took into account all the available indicators on the flow of activities in the rooms of the Library.
  • 2003 (May-June): large-scale test-week. For more information, you can consult the article by C. Dartois, C. Evans, F. Gaudet, Enquête : Une bibliothèque et ses publics”, in Bulletin Bpi n°9, April-May-June 2004, p. 12-13 - 2005 (September-October): consultation of the print collections (books).
  • 2008 (3-8 December): consultation of the print collections (books), multimedia documents (films, CDs, CD-Roms,…) and electronic collections. For more information, read the article by B. Béguet, S. Daix, Semaine-test à la Bpi : Six jours au microscope, in Bulletin Bpi n°30, September-October 2009, p. 10-11
  • 2009 (29 July-10 August): consultation of the print collections (monographs) in the Languages and Literatures sector.
  • 2009 (25 September- 5 October): consultation of the collections of the Employment, Training and Practical Life sector.
  • 2010 (13 January-1st February): consultation of the print periodicals.
  • 2010 (17-22 November): consultation of the print collections (books and periodicals).
  • 2011 (6-28 November): consultation of the print collections (books and periodicals).
  • 2013 (11-16 December): consultation of the print collections (books).