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.

2013-2014

 

University Library

All Campus Libraries *
COLLECTIONS
Volumes
12,219,189
13,250,648
Total Current Serials
163,832
 
Items in Deep Blue
(Institutional Repository)
 
85,493
Downloads from
Deep Blue
 
9,676,881
E-book Sections Downloaded 3,554,017  
E-journal Articles Downloaded 8,937,427 9,261,111
 
SERVICES
Reference Transactions
90,542
102,143
Library Presentations
1.313
1,462
Participants in Group Presentations
27,068
30,918
Circulation
911,509
 
Interlibrary Loans Provided
56,437
58,462
Interlibrary Loans Received
54,692
56,229
 
STAFFING
Professional Staff (FTE)
158
204
Support Staff (FTE)
299
340
Student Assistants (FTE)
95
125
 
EXPENDITURES
Materials
$21,443,520
$25,459,121
Salaries & Wages
$27,918,085
$33,922,216
 
FACILITIES
 Visitors to the Library                                                     4,500,592
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
*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 Business Administration Library.


 

 

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Last modified: 12/02/2014