Library Visitors1,131,676July 2016 – June 2017We determine the number of library visitors using gate counts from our main entrance.
Total Website Sessions871,614July 2016 – June 2017This total for website sessions (or visits) includes over 2.8 million pageviews.
Archive & Manuscript Collections3,519as of June 30, 2017Special Collections & Archives features approximately 3,519 collections of archives and manuscripts (12,000 linear ft.) and 3 TB of electronic records.
Study Room Reservations16,243July 2016 – June 2017Not bad for 10 group study rooms! Reservations are limited to 2 hours per day per person and we’re open 24/5.
Reference Transactions5,082July 2016 – June 2017We 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 Classes7,544July 2016 – June 2017For FY17, we taught 7,544 students in over 400 different instruction classes. Number includes Special Collections & Archives classes.
Item Checkouts52,7652016We counted each circulation transaction with a checkout date of 2016.
Books in Collection872,837as of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PMAs of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM, we had 872,837 print books in our catalog.
Ebooks Available839,201as of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PMAs of December 12, 2017 at 8:15PM, we had 839,201 e-books in our catalog.
Average Daily Searches1,165July 2016 – June 2017We gathered usage statistics from our different search tools, including the homepage searchbox and the library catalog, to determine average daily searches.
Items Digitized11,1932016 – 2017We digitize materials from Special Collections & Archives, including photographs, biographical files, and more.
Social Media Network7,716as of September 8, 2017We 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.