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ARL Statistics - All Libraries

  • 2010
  • 2011
ARL Statistics 2009-2010 : Smathers, Health, and Law Libraries combined
   
Volumes Total
     
1 Volumes held June 30, 2010 -- (1a + 1b) 4,414,450
1a Volumes held June 30, 2009 4,303,078
1 b          Volumes added during year -- (1bi -1bii) 111,372
1 bi         Volumes added during year -- Gross 122,873
1 bii        Volumes withdrawn during the year 11,501
2            Titles held June 30, 2010 N/A
3            Number of monographic volumes purchased 23,002
4            Basis of volume count Bibliographic
     
Other Collections  
   
Serials  
     
5            Total number of serial titles currently received, including periodicals -- (5a + 5b) 109,181
5 a          Number of serial titles currently purchased -- (5ai + 5aii) 74,674
5 ai         Electronic serials purchased 56,568
5 aii        Print (and other format) serials purchased 18,106
5 b          Number of serial titles currently received but not purchased -- (5bi + 5bii + 5biii + 5biv) 34,507
5 bi         Consortial - serials received but not purchased 14,226
5 bii        Freely accessible - serials received but not purchased 14,450
5 biii       Print (and other format) - serials received but not purchased 2,959
5 biv        Government documents - serials received but not purchased 2,872
6            Government documents are included in count of Current Serials? Yes
     
Other Library Materials  
     
7            Microform units -- (7a + 7b) 8,097,549
7 a          Microform units as of June 30, 2009 7,919,279
7 b          Microform units added this year 178,270
8            Government documents not counted elsewhere -- (8a + 8b) 1,250,614
8 a          Government documents not counted elsewhere - as of June 30, 2009 1,246,243
8 b          Government documents not counted elsewhere - added this year 4,371
9            Computer files -- (9a + 9b) 9,536
9 a          Computer files as of June 30, 2009 9,010
9 b          Computer files added this year 526
10            Manuscripts and archives (linear ft.) -- (10a + 10b) 9,036
10 a          Manuscripts and archives as of June 30, 2009 8,930
10 b          Manuscripts and archives added this year 106
     
Audiovisual Materials  
     
11            Cartographic -- (11a + 11b) 867,316
11 a          Cartographic as of June 30, 2009 864,701
11 b          Cartographic added this year 2,615
12            Graphic -- (12a + 12b) 249,336
12 a          Graphic as of June 30, 2009 246,405
12 b          Graphic added this year 2,931
13            Audio -- (13a + 13b) 28,847
13 a          Audio as of June 30, 2009 27,940
13 b          Audio added this year 907
14            Film and video -- (14a + 14b) 47,645
14 a          Film and video as of June 30, 2009 45,956
14 b          Film and video added this year 1,689
     
Expenditures
     
15            Are expenditure figures reported in Canadian dollars? No
     
Library Materials  
     
16            Total library materials -- (16a + 16b + 16c + 16d)  12,004,335
16 a          Monographs 1,433,214
16 b          Serials, including periodicals 9,883,966
16 c          Other library materials 322,037
16 d          Miscellaneous 365,118
17            Contract Binding 94,037
     
Salaries and Wages  
     
18            Total salaries and wages -- (18a + 18b + 18c) 13,435,036
18 a          Professional staff 5,888,886
18 b          Support staff 6,950,382
18 c          Student assistants 595,768
19            Fringe benefits are included in expenditures for salaries and wages No
     
Operating Expenditures  
     
20            Other operating expenditures 1,708,871
21            Total library expenditures -- (16 + 17 + 18 + 20) 27,242,279
     
Electronic Materials Expenditures  
     
22            One-time electronic resource purchases 713,952
23            Ongoing electronic resource purchases 7,980,173
24 a          Bibliographic utilities, networks, and consortia (from internal sources) 200,188
24 b          Bibliographic utilities, networks, and consortia (from external sources) 587,848
25            Computer hardware and software 415,140
26            Document Delivery / Interlibrary Loan 145,828
     
Personnel and Public Services  
   
Personnel  
     
27            Total Staff, FTE -- (27a + 27b + 27c) 416
27 a          Professional staff, FTE 106
27 b          Support staff, FTE 199
27 c          Student assistants, FTE 111
     
Staffed Service Points and Hours  
     
28            Number of staffed library service points 17
29            Number of weekly public service hours 105
     
Instruction  
     
30            Number of library presentations to groups 695
30 a          Is the library presentations figure based on sampling? No
31            Number of total participants in group presentations 17,716
31 a          Is the total participants in group presentations figure based on sampling? No
     
Reference  
     
32            Number of reference transactions 66,635
32 a          Is the reference transactions figure based on sampling? No
     
Circulation  
     
33            Number of initial circulations (excluding reserves) 434,782
34            Total circulations (initial and renewals, excluding reserves) 871,032
     
Interlibrary Loans  
     
35            Total number of filled requests provided to other libraries 26,709
36            Total number of filled requests received from other libraries or providers 17,696
     
Ph.D.s awarded & Faculty  
     
37 Number of Ph.D.s awarded 841
38 Number of fields in which Ph.D.s can be awarded 107
39 Number of full-time instructional faculty 2,326
   
Enrollment  
     
40 Full-time students, undergraduate and graduate 43,960
41 Part-time students, undergraduate and graduate 6,731
42 Full-time graduate students 13,907
43 Part-time graduate students 4,419

 

ARL Statistics 2009-2010 : Supplementary - all libraries combined
   
Electronic Books Total
     
101            Supplement: Number of electronic books held 477,867
102            Supplement: Expenditures for electronic books 316,273
103            Supplement: Are expenditure figures reported in Canadian dollars? No
     
Use of Networked Electronic Resources and Services  
     
104            Supplement: Number of virtual reference transactions 2,487
105            Supplement: Does your library offer federated searching across networked electronic resources? Yes
106            Supplement: Number of sessions (logins) to databases or services 1,485,403
106 a          Supplement: Number of resources for which you are reporting - Logins 4
107            Supplement: Number of searches (queries) in databases or services 3,013,107
107 a          Supplement: Number of resources for which you are reporting - Queries 4
108            Supplement: Number of successful full-text article requests 3,640,162
108 a          Supplement: Number of resources for which you are reporting - Article Requests 52
109 a          Supplement: Number of virtual visits to library's website 3,621,244
109 b          Supplement: Number of virtual visits to library's catalog 3,970,396
109 c          Supplement: Excludes virtual visits from inside the library? No
     
Library Digitization Activities  
     
110 a          Supplement: Number of Collections (library digital collections) 315
110 b          Supplement: Size (in gigabytes) (library digital collections) 128,000
110 c          Supplement: Number of Items (library digital collections) 247,576
111 a          Supplement: Number of times items accessed (use of library digital collections) 6,562,866
111 b          Supplement: Number of queries conducted (use of library digital collections) 406,682
112 a          Supplement: Direct cost of personnel (digital collections construction and management) 530,267
112 b          Supplement: Direct cost of equipment, software or contracted services (digital collections construction and management) 98,007
113            Supplement: Volumes Held Collectively  
2011 statistics not yet available.