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Facts and Figures, 2017-2018

​FACILITIES

  • Libraries: 4
  • Seating capacity, excluding computer labs: Total: 881
  • Seating capacity, including computer labs: Total: 961
  • Computer labs: 3
  • Public computer workstations: 91 (7 printers, 3 scanners, 6 photocopiers)
  • Electronic Classrooms: 1 (30 PCs)
  • Digitization lab: 1
  • Occupied bookshelves: 9,850 linear meters
  • Vacant bookshelves: 11,852 linear meters

 

SERVICES

  • Library buildings visitors: 1,852,594
  • Items circulated, renewed, borrowed, or checked out: 33,285
  • Items lent to other institutions: 1,441
  • Items borrowed/ordered from other institutions: 3,019
  • Library instruction sessions: 325
  • Library instruction session participants: 6,866
  • FTF reference questions answered: 6,647
  • Electronic reference questions answered: 1,471
  • Audiovisual items requested: 3,993
  • E-journal articles downloaded: 1,172, 000 approx.
  • Visits to main library website: 400,000 approx.
  • Online catalog searches performed: 2,500,000 approx.
  • Opening hours during regular days: 109 per week
  • Opening hours during exam periods: 168 hours per week (24/7)

 

COLLECTIONS

  • Print titles: 412,775 (books); 5,776 (periodicals)
  • Print volumes: 505,548 (books); 162,727 (periodicals)
  • Electronic titles (including open access): 1,098,491 (books); 138,430 (periodicals)
  • Databases (paid subscriptions): 262
  • Print books purchased/added: 7,243 titles / 8,380 volumes
  • Gift/Exchange books added: 4,136 titles / 5,084 volumes
  • Manuscripts: 1,373 titles / 1,408 volumes
  • Maps: 1,684 titles / 2,027 volumes
  • University archives: 940 linear feet / 2,720 archival boxes
  • Microform items: 11,487 titles / 33,265 volumes
  • Film and video titles: 3,544 titles / 4,629 volumes
  • Audio recordings: 456 titles / 740 volumes

 

STAFF

  • Professionals: 34
  • Support staff: 55
        • Total: 89
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