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Facts and Figures

2017-2018

Visitors Visitor​​s

John T. Richardson Library 525,207
Loop Library 265,848
Special Collections and Archives 1,018
Total Visitors​​ 791,055

Instruction Attendance Instruction

Instruction Attendance​ 12,807
Instruction Sessions 498
Special Collections and Archives​ 83
Embedded Online Instruction 35

Research Help Research Help

Research Help Interactions 26,553
In-Person Research Questions 5,902
Chat, Email and Text Transactions 8,852
​Special Collections and Archives Questions ​1,514
​Research Consultations by Appointment ​979
Local Digital Documents Delivered 10,285

Collections & Access Collections & Access


Physical Digital
Books 511,181 521,004
Media 19,056 149,470
Journals  & Serials 8,236 77,256
Databases
395

Circulation & Usage Circulation & Usage

Circulation (excluding renewals) 44,106
eBook and Media Views 359,587
Full-Text Article Views 1,008,158
​Institutional Repository (Via) Downloads ​489,059
​Research Guide Views ​232,191
Interlibrary Loan - Items Recieved 22,541
​Interlibrary Loan - Items Provided ​17,898

Expenditures Expenditures

Subscriptions to Serial and Electronic Resources $3,896,832
Salaries and Wages $3,503,211
Operational $743,697
​Books and Other Materials $641,925
​Total Expenditures ​$10,054,925

Staffing Staffing

Professional Library Staff 46%
Other Staff 33%
Student Staff 20%
​Total Staffing 69.93
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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 ​ ​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 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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