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University of Denver Libraries Fast Facts 2012-13

Number of records in the catalog through Encore: 4,923,982
Number of physical items in the collection: 3,421,792
Total annual budget: $8,749,000
Materials budget (books and serials): $5,417,822
Annual visits to the library (FY 2011): 421,228

Fast Facts about the Buildings

4 staffed service points
135 public computers (in the Anderson Academic Commons)
154,223 sq. feet of space available in the Anderson Academic Commons
1 high-density storage facility, the Hampden Center

Fast Facts about Staff

27 FTE professional staff
43 FTE support staff
93 FTE student staff

Fast facts about Collections

405,296,721 items available through Summon, the Library’s book and journal article search engine
103,617 serials (journals, magazines and newspaper subscriptions)
2,268,335 volumes of print materials
89% of the serials budget is for electronic access
19,570 manuscripts and archived items
1,121,094 microformat materials
321 cartographic materials
24,425 sound/video materials
1,176,419 online books
20,025 videos and DVD items
1,800 gigabytes of unique digital content

Fast facts about Services to Students and Faculty

6,738 students were taught
337 classes offered
47,430 patron assistance transactions
207,955 circulation transactions
19,860 items received from Prospector
1,260,571 library website visits
4,282,627 page views on the Library website
152,655 print jobs on library printers
1,166,977 printed pages on library printers

Fast Facts about Cataloging and Acquisitions of New Materials

16,938 print books added
17,172 total items added to the collection


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2150 E. Evans Ave.
Denver, CO 80210