Dr. Jennifer Weil Arns, Principal Investigator
Arns is professor emerita of the School of Information Science at the University of South Carolina.
Arns' research interests include the valuation and administration of public libraries. Her extensive publications include co-authorship of three highly regarded publications in the field of public library valuation:
South Carolina Public Library Economic Impact Study
Daniel D. Barron, Robert V. Williams, Stephen Bajjaly, Jennifer Weil Arns, and Steven Wilson (2005).
The School of Library and Information Science,
University of South Carolina.
Worth Their Weight: An Assessment of the Evolving Field of Library Valuation. Susan Imholz and Jennifer Weil Arns (2007). Americans for Library Council.
Assessing the Value of Public Library Services: A Review of the Literature and Meta-Analysis (META). Jennifer Weil Arns (2014).