Facts & Figures

 

Visitors FY18 FY17
Gate Count (Number of Users in McCain) 93,782 104,702 (included a film shoot)
Open Hours (Academic Year, Weekly) 101 104
Web Site Page Views 63,812 67,041

       

Instruction FY18 FY17
​Class Participants 1,476 1,468
Class Sessions 106 87

                                                                    

Research Help FY18 FY17
​Archives & Special Collections Research Queries

96 from

73 users

138 from

88 users

Reference Transactions (Total)

2,201 2,401

Research Consultations  (242 by appointment)

1,087 1,098

Research Guide Views (LibGuides)

21,371 21,934

Senior Seminar Mentored Research Sessions

62 56

 

Collections & Access FY18 FY17

Print Volumes Held

240,240 239,851

Alumnae Requests for Remote Database Access

51 24

Databases Provided for the ASC Community

474 373

​E-Books Owned​​

57,182 57,182

E-Journal Titles to Which Access is Provided

119,862 119,862

Full-Text Article Downloads from Databases

95,007 110,599

Database Searches

165,726 179,756

 

Circulation & Usage FY18 FY17

​Circulation Totals (initial + renewals)

30,444  29,264

​Interlibrary Loan (Items Borrowed)

1,343 1,101

​Interlibrary Loan (Items Lent)

1,223 1,026

Interlibrary Use Cards Issued to Students

29 44

 

Expenditures FY18 FY17

Electronic Resources (databases and primary source digital collections)

$142,564 $140,243

Print Books (inc.  monographic standing orders)

$20,005 $12,327

Serials (print and e-journals)

$188,764 $197,734

DVDs/Video Streaming (added the Kanopy database)

$8,794 $4,874

 

Staffing (Head Count) FY18 FY17

Professional Library Staff

4 5

​Library Staff

4 5

Student Workers

15 15