Data Dashboard

  • Library Visitors

    1,131,676
    July 2016 – June 2017
    We determine the number of library visitors using gate counts from our main entrance.
  • Total Website Sessions

    871,614
    July 2016 – June 2017
    This total for website sessions (or visits) includes over 2.8 million pageviews.
  • Archive & Manuscript Collections

    3,519
    as of June 30, 2017
    Special Collections & Archives features approximately 3,519 collections of archives and manuscripts (12,000 linear ft.) and 3 TB of electronic records.
  • Study Room Reservations

    16,243
    July 2016 – June 2017
    Not bad for 10 group study rooms! Reservations are limited to 2 hours per day per person and we’re open 24/5.
  • Reference Transactions

    5,082
    July 2016 – June 2017
    We tallied all questions asked at the reference desk as well as questions received directly by librarians. Number includes Special Collections & Archives transactions.
  • Students in Instruction Classes

    7,544
    July 2016 – June 2017
    For FY17, we taught 7,544 students in over 400 different instruction classes. Number includes Special Collections & Archives classes.
  • Item Checkouts

    52,765
    2016
    We counted each circulation transaction with a checkout date of 2016.
  • Books in Collection

    872,837
    as of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM
    As of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM, we had 872,837 print books in our catalog.
  • Ebooks Available

    839,201
    as of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM
    As of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM, we had 839,201 e-books in our catalog.
  • Average Daily Searches

    1,165
    July 2016 – June 2017
    We gathered usage statistics from our different search tools, including the homepage searchbox and the library catalog, to determine average daily searches.
  • Items Digitized

    11,193
    2016 – 2017
    We digitize materials from Special Collections & Archives, including photographs, biographical files, and more.
  • Social Media Network

    7,716
    as of September 8, 2017
    We love to build community, whether in the library or on social media. Our social media network includes friends and followers on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and more.