IN PERSON SUMMARY 2001-2006

Summary of Body Count Statistics (FY 2002-2006)



10:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
9:30 p.m.
Av/Hr
FY 2001-2002
7
6
6
4
3
5
FY 2002-2003
5
5
4
3
2
4
FY 2003-2004
5
5
5
3
closed, no count
5
FY 2004-2005
6
5
4
2
closed, no count
4
FY 2005-2006
3
3
3
1
closed, no count
3
Av/Hr
5
5
4
3
3


These statistics reflect the average number of people (excluding staff) in the library at its former location (257 Noyes Lab) during a given hour between and including the fiscal years 2001 and 2005.


Summary of Reference Statistics (FY 2002-2006)



Directional Reference Librarian TOTAL
FY 2001-2002 243 1,988 105 2,336
FY 2002-2003 328 2,144 118 2,590
FY 2003-2004 339 2,525 150 3,014
FY 2004-2005 235 2,126 136 2,497
FY 2005-2006 155 1,442 112 1,709
TOTAL
1,300 10,225 621 12,146

 

These statistics represent the total number of directional and reference questions asked, as well as referrals to see a librarian during the fiscal years 2001-2005. Directional questions refer to physical location (Where is the pencil sharpener?) while reference questions deal specifically with the library collection (Do you have X journal?).


Summary of Shelving Statistics (FY 2002-2006)



Books Reference Bound Journals Unbound Journals New Unbound New Bound TOTAL
FY 2001-2002 6,573 1,055 28,740 3,822 4,714 1,366 46,270
FY 2002-2003 6,350 759 15,281 946 4,935 1,162 29,433
FY 2003-2004 5,864 553 11,268 717 4,232 1,003 23,637
FY 2004-2005 5,258 518 6,622 458 3,177 737 16,770
FY 2005-2006 4,399 268 1,282 213 2,624 64 8,850
TOTAL
28,444 3,153 63,193 6,156 19,682 4,332 124,960

The above statistics relate the total number of items (books, reference books, bound journals, unbound journals, new unbound journals, and new bound journals) shelved during the fiscal years 2002-2006.