Statistics for 2013/2014

Collection Management Statistics

Total New Titles:  5,858   Total New Items 8,547  (ebooks and loanable technology are not included)

Facilities

User Services
  1. At 152 tables
699 seats (mostly 4 at a table)
  1. At 15 fabric paneled computer tables
90 seats (mostly 4 at a table)
  1. At carrels
139
  1. Informal (big chairs/couches)
131
  1. At public work stations
110
  1. In 15 group study rooms
108 (8 per room)
  1. Extra chairs
15
  1. At media viewing stations
8

User Services

Gate Count: 1, 055, 200 (total)

Charges Renewals Discharges
102836 64630 103297

Loanable Technology

1 week circs 2 week circs Total
Fall 2013 3367 17464 20831
Spring 2014 3010 16460 19470
Total for Year 6377 33924 40201
Fall 13 Class Support
247 Unique Classes
84 Unique Academic Departments (44%)

Media Commons Statistics (gathered since February 2013 when the Media Commons opened)

Tours Video studio Audio Studio Presentations Live events Consultations Consultations (students)
FY2013 23 (140 individuals) 11 sessions (45 individuals) 12 (115 individuals) 12 sessions (157 individuals)
FY2014 39 (550 individuals) 43 sessions (150 individuals 63 sessions (107 individuals) 24 (987 individuals) 10 (175 individuals) 56 sessions (211 individuals) 27 sessions (56 individuals)

Reference Statistics/UGL:

In Person Phone
Directional Reference Directional Reference
1904 5174 132 677

Note: UGL answered 12 email reference questions in FY 14

Instruction Statistics 

Semester Classes Students
Fall 2013 114 1165
Spring 2014 122 1197

Office Hours Number of Participants

Semester 2014 2013
Fall 62 24
Spring 28 22
Total 90 46

Libguide Use: undergrad@library.uiuc.edu account

Semester 2014 2013
Usage 109,900 73,913
Total guides 170 120

 Number of Hours Open to the public per week: 

Semester Hours
Summer II 2013 144
Fall 2013 54.5
Spring 2014 144
Summer I 2014 54.5