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July 2015 – June 2016

Library Facts and Figures for the prior year
Category Value

July 2015 – June 2016

Visitors - all libraries 1,175,445
Items borrowed 142,392
Group presentations 373
Presentation participants 8,369
Reference interactions 17,422
Title count 4.5 million
New books added (print & electronic) 37,257
Current journals (print & electronic) 173,289
Video and film titles 15,168
E-Journal articles viewed 912,052
Website page views 1,306,374
Online catalog searches 414,815
Database searches 17,376,116
Materials expenditures $9,677,039
Open hours at Bird (weekly) 146
Laptops for loan 54
Public workstations 152
Seating capacity:
- Bird 1,472
- Carnegie 163
- Branch 41
  Total 1,676
Personnel:
Total Staff FTE 156
Librarians 36
Student Assistants 235