Fast Facts

All statistics are from Fiscal Year 2013.

Library Collections

Volumes - print and electronic 2,257,009
Electronic Books 3,008,140
Audiovisual materials 3,592,807
Serial subscriptions - print & electronic 87,840
Manuscripts / Archives - linear feet 7,773

Staff (Full-time equivalents)

Professional staff 51
Support staff 65
Student assistants 19

Library Expenditures

Salaries & wages $4,780,032
Employee benefits $617,108
Information resources $6,288,304
Operating expenses $1,230,276

Library Services

Interlibrary Loan

Items loaned  5,410
Items borrowed 12,644

Circulation transactions

Library Materials 238,642
Laptops 41,294
Group Study Rooms 61,321


Instruction Sessions/presentations 839
Total participants 24,114
Courses containing library research component 509

Physical Locations

Hours open in a typical week 144
Staffed service points 7

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