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Facts and numbers (2011-2012)

From the 2011-2012 Association of Research Libraries statistical report:

Collections

  • Total volumes (print and electronic): 2,687,062
  • Audio recordings: 13,701
  • Current serials/journals received: 45326
  • Electronic books: 372,750
  • Film & videos: 14,004
  • Government documents: 399,525

Expenditures

  • One time purchases: $2,243,153
  • Ongoing purchases: $5,938,992
  • Collections support: $514,225
  • Total library materials: $8,696,370
  • Salaries, professional staff: $2,983,694
  • Salaries, support staff: $3,062,391
  • Salaries, wage and student: $407,359
  • Total salaries: $6,453,444
  • Other operating expenses: $1,524,585
  • Total library expenditures: $16,674,399

Collection use

  • Initial circulations: 169,793
  • Full-text article requests: 2,236,231
  • Number of database searches: 2,611,523
  • Number of federated searches: 2,582,091
  • Total items loaned (ILL): 14,042
  • Total items borrowed (ILL):16,822
  • Total ILL transactions: 30,864

Services

  • Library presentations to groups: 808
  • Participation in group presentations: 16,319
  • Reference transactions: 18,712

Personnel

  • Professional staff: 53
  • Support staff: 90
  • Student assistants (FTE): 22

 

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