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Library Statistics, Fiscal Year 2017-18

Library Affairs
Law Library
Medical Library
    Total
Collections*
    Volumes (held June 30, 2018)
3,156,576**
263,363***
171,082****
3,591,021
    Serial/Journal Subscriptions
65,075
2,526
5,013
72,614
    Government Documents
1,429,991
7,642
0
1,437,633
 
Special Collections
    Rare Books
96,284
1,138
5,146
102,568
    Manuscripts and Archives (linear feet)
20,370
130
284
20,784
 
Interlibrary Loans
    Items Loaned
24,921
82
4,116
29,119
    Items Borrowed
19,221
7
1,334
20,562
Total Interlibrary Loans
44,142
89
5,450
49,681
 
Use of Materials
    Initial Circulations
65,303
1,435
5,002
71,740
    Reserve Circulations
18,332
1,159
256
19,747
         
User Education
    Number of Library Presentations
447
81
57
585
    Number of Participants
5,225
293
291
5,809
         
Personnel
    Faculty and A/P (FTE)
23
4
6
33
    Civil Service (FTE)
30
3
11
44
    Student Assistants (FTE)
22
1
1
24
Total Personnel
75
8
18
101
         
Expenditures
    Library Materials
$4,817,302
$289,135
$773,972
$5,880,409
    Salaries and Wages
$2,932,381
$417,901
$808,019
$4,158,301
    Other Operating Expenses
$427,950
$41,073
$54,520
$523,543
Total Expenditures
$8,177,633
$748,109
$1,636,511
$10,562,253
         
Electronic Access
    Public Computers
287
21
8
316
* Includes electronic resources available at lib.siu.edu .
**Total includes 2,641,006 Titles held June 30, 2018 as reported to the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

***Total includes 93,191 Titles held June 30, 2018 as reported to the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

****Total includes 79,136 Titles held June 30, 2018 as reported to the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).
SOURCE: Association of Research Libraries Statistics Questionnaire, 2017-2018.