Statistical Highlights

Consistently ranked as one of the top ten academic research libraries in North America, the University Library makes available an extraordinary array of resources and services. The University Library has physical locations throughout the University of Michigan campus and offers a wealth of resources in traditional as well as digital formats. The Library's expert staff is committed to helping patrons tap into the full potential of these information resources and to providing a full spectrum of assistance for research and teaching. Staff help students at every step in their educational career and work closely with faculty and graduate students to support their research needs.

2015-2016

 

University Library

All Campus Libraries *
COLLECTIONS
Volumes
13,151,692
14,194,430
Total Current Serials
163,830
 
Items in Deep Blue
(Institutional Repository)
 
98,154
Downloads from
Deep Blue
 
8,562,580
     
     
 
SERVICES
Reference Transactions
76,284
85,535
Library Presentations
1.316
1,534
Participants in Group Presentations
30,600
34,717
Circulation
977,468
 
Interlibrary Loans Provided
51,365
52,547
Interlibrary Loans Received
49,528
50,410
 
STAFFING
Professional Staff (FTE)
156
205
Support Staff (FTE)
299
340
Student Assistants (FTE)
90
114
 
EXPENDITURES
Materials
$23,096,669
$27,118,176
Salaries & Wages
$28,815,845
$34,946,269
 
FACILITIES
 Visitors to the Library                                                             4,190,610                                                                    4,320,251                 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
*This is the data reported on the Association of Research Libraries Statistics Survey
It represents combined data for University Library, Bentley Library, Clements Library, Law Library, and Kresge Library Services.


 

 

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Last modified: 11/21/2016