Statistics for 2015/2016

Number of Materials at the Undergraduate Library

  • 154,000 books, plus e-books
  • 42,000 DVDs, Blu-Rays, VHS tapes
  • 3,000 Cassettes
  • 1,000 Games
  • 404 Periodical subscriptions

User Services

  • Gate Count:   1, 108,280 (total)
  • Circulation (not Loanable Technology or Reserves)
Charges Renewals Discharges
81572 47090 81061

 UGL Loanable Technology:

Time Period 1 week circ 2 hour circs Total
Fall 2014 2925 15,018 17, 943
Spring 2015 3520 17,183 20,703
Total for two semesters 6445 32,201 38,464
Fall 2015 3551 13386 16938
Spring 2016 3998 13376 17374
Total for two semesters 7349 26762 34311
Unique
Classes
Academic
Departments
Percent of
Departments
FY14 Class Support 247 84 44
FY15 Class Support 517 112 59
FY16 Class Support 577 115 61

Reference Statistics/UGL:

In Person Phone In Person Phone
Directional Reference Directional Reference
2014-2015 1904 5174 132 677
2015-2016 3395 6246 61 565

Instruction Statistics/UGL

Semester Classes Students
Fall 2014 148 2,527
Spring 2015 135 2,060
Fall 2015 163 2,804
Spring 2016 151 2,38

Libguide Use: undergrad@library.illinois.edu account

Semester Fall 2015 Spring 2016
Usage 63,564 54,298
Total guides 184 184

Media Commons Statistics

Semester Tours Video studio Audio Studio Presentations Live events Consultations Consul-tations- student Photo Shoots
FY ‘15 36 (462 people) 103 (195 people) 234 (358 people) 18 (440 people) 11 (211 people) 62 (226 people) 13 (179 people) 7 (65 people)
FY ’16 24 (337 people) 151 (271 people) 281 (463 people) 19 (1345 people) 7 (219 people) 90 (302 people) 11 (93 people) 9 (83 people)