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Facts and Figures

2016-2017

Visitors Visitors

John T. Richardson Library 749,635
Loop Library 305,288
Special Collections and Archives 876
Learning Commons 4,138
Total Visitors 1,054,923

 

Instruction Attendance Instruction

Instruction Attendance 12,122
Instruction Sessions 447
Special Collections and Archives 89
Embedded Online Instruction 46

 

Research Help Research Help

Research Help Interactions 29,363
In-person Research Questions 6,309
Chat, Email and Text Transactions 9,075
Special Collections and Archives Questions 1,297
Research Consultations by Appointment 1,163
Local Digital Documents Delivered 12,682

 

Collections & Access Collections & Access

  Physical Digital
Books (titles) ​507,697 300,284
Media 20,785 100,418
Journals + Serials 8,263 74,853
Databases N/A 387

 

Circulation & Usage Circulation & Usage

Circulation (excluding renewals) 52,723
eBook Views 346,003
Full-Text Article Views 933,514
Institutional Repository (Via) Downloads 398,418
Research Guide Views 196,598
Interlibrary Loan – Items Received 25,683
Interlibrary Loan – Items Provided 20,785

 

Expenditures Expenditures

Subscriptions to Serials and Electronic Resources $3,704,505
Salaries and Wages $3,384,872
Operational $729,370
Books and Other Materials $595,898
Total Expenditures $9,630,769 


Staffing Staffing

Professional Library Staff 49%
Other Staff 31%
Student Staff 19%
Total Staffing 71.53​​ FTE

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2015-2016

Visitors Visitors

John T. Richardson Library 767,960
Loop Library 312,523
Special Collections and Archives 828
Learning Commons 3,209
Total Visitors 1,080,483

 

Instruction Attendance Instruction

Instruction Attendance 11,899
Instruction Sessions 484
Special Collections and Archives 80
Embedded Online Instruction 67

 

Research Help Research Help

Research Help Interactions 32,559 
In-person Research Questions 9,618
Chat, Email and Text Transactions 9,378
Special Collections and Archives Questions 1,035
Research Consultations by Appointment 867
Local Digital Documents Delivered 12,528

 

Collections & Access Collections & Access

  Physical Digital
Books (titles) 505,372 274,472
Media 21,772 114,758
Journals + Serials 8,417 62,106
Databases N/A 375

 

Circulation & Usage Circulation & Usage

Circulation (excluding renewals) 62,315
eBook Views 400,453
Full-Text Article Views 928,805
Institutional Repository (Via) Downloads 323,340
Research Guide Views 157,143
Interlibrary Loan – Items Received 28,940
Interlibrary Loan – Items Provided 20,721

 

Expenditures Expenditures

Subscriptions to Serials and Electronic Resources $3,517,004
Salaries and Wages $3,157,345
Operational $949,354
Books and Other Materials $779,428
Total Expenditures $9,592,334

 

Staffing Staffing

Professional Library Staff 49%
Other Staff 32%
Student Staff 20%
Total Staffing 70.59 FTE

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