Fast Facts

All statistics are from Fiscal Year 2014.

Library Collections

Volumes - print and electronic 2,441,793
Electronic Books 1,651,520
Audiovisual materials 3,605,699
Serial subscriptions - print & electronic 95,872
Manuscripts / Archives - linear feet 7,300

Staff (Full-time equivalents)

Professional staff 55
Support staff 56
Student assistants 24

Library Expenditures

Salaries & wages $4,771,982
Employee benefits $710,076
Information resources $5,861,335
Operating expenses $1,458,005

Library Services

Interlibrary Loan

Items loaned  5,063
Items borrowed 14,101

Circulation transactions

Library Materials 212,174
Laptops 37,959
Group Study Rooms 58,097


Instruction Sessions/presentations 571
Total participants 24,602
Courses containing library research component 569

Physical Locations

Hours open in a typical week 144
Staffed service points 8

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