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.

2016-2017

 

University Library

All Campus Libraries *
COLLECTIONS
Volumes
13,468,541
14,857,527
Total Current Serials
199,732
 
Items in Deep Blue
(Institutional Repository)
 
113,634
Downloads from
Deep Blue
 
8,730,125
E-book Sections Downloaded  5,280,917  
E-journal Articles Downloaded  17,288 11,119,611
 
SERVICES
Reference Transactions
45,022
55,632
Library Presentations
1.261
1,571
Participants in Group Presentations
30,716
36,166
Circulation
486,093
 
Interlibrary Loans Provided
59,602
62,146
Interlibrary Loans Received
42,839
43,828
 
STAFFING
Professional Staff (FTE)
158
214
Support Staff (FTE)
296
334
Student Assistants (FTE)
77
98
 
EXPENDITURES
Materials
$23,661,086
$27,683,325
Salaries & Wages
$29,602,478
$36,068,925
 
FACILITIES
 Visitors to the Library                                                             4,239,355                                                                    4,369,543                                                                                 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
*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: 02/15/2018