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Fast Facts July 2017

Collection Statistics2016/17
Books
Books with LC Call Numbers569,661
Reference Books2,127
Bound Periodicals78,141
Electronic Books62,142
Package Electronic Books79,762
Mini-reference185
Dewey Books20,974
Browsing354
Textbooks3,037
Total periodicals, newspapers, and serials available – all sources110,289
Online Databases293
MicroformsData not collected
Maps86,514
Nonprint Materials15,422
Manuscripts (linear feet )8,303
U.S. Documents
Paper90,735
MicroficheData not collected
Electronic/Internet58,011
Facilities
Net Assignable Square Feet (estimate)200,000
Seats978
Public Terminals96
Laptops Available for Check Out62
iPads Available for Check Out21
Staff
Librarians23 (FTE)
Professional Staff9 (FTE)
Other Staff26.94 (FTE)
Student Assistants in 40-50 student positions10.84 (FTE)
Total Staff69.78 (FTE)
Circulation and Reference Statistics
Initial Circulation (minus reserves)47,315
Total Circulation (includes renewals and reserves)67,206
Total Reserves (inc. renewals)45,167
Gate Summary420,000 (estimate)
Reference & Directional Questions3,226
Instruction Sessions371
Interlibrary Loan Requests Processed14,431
Number of Hours Open Per Week115
University Degree Programs
Doctorate12
Master’s64
Baccalaureate84
Associate4
Graduate Certificate21

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