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.

2014-2015

 

University Library

All Campus Libraries *
COLLECTIONS
Volumes
12,803,468
13,829,825
Total Current Serials
163,947
 
Items in Deep Blue
(Institutional Repository)
 
89,710
Downloads from
Deep Blue
 
10,986,327
E-book Sections Downloaded 5,517,576  
E-journal Articles Downloaded 9,501,502 9,858,939
 
SERVICES
Reference Transactions
83,837
93,957
Library Presentations
1.415
1,584
Participants in Group Presentations
33,794
38,294
Circulation
1,012,090
 
Interlibrary Loans Provided
55,486
56,653
Interlibrary Loans Received
52,577
53,306
 
STAFFING
Professional Staff (FTE)
156
200
Support Staff (FTE)
299
342
Student Assistants (FTE)
96
121
 
EXPENDITURES
Materials
$22,376,162
$26,349,878
Salaries & Wages
$27,987,879
$34,209,725
 
FACILITIES
 Visitors to the Library                                                             4,441,578                                                                     4,592,740                 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
*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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