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Library Statistics

Titles in the Collection

Titles in the Collection: FY 2020-21: 479,383; FY 2019-20: No Data; FY 2018-19: 349,246; FY 2017-18: 320,461; FY 2016-17: 381,787.

Digital Resources & Catalog

Top 10 Digital Resources FY 2020-21

 Top 10 Databases FY 20-21:CINAHL: 65305, Academic Search: 52225; Ebook Central: 44623; Web of Science: 42386; Business Source: 33964; ScienceDirect: 27239; PsycINFO & PsycARTICLES: 21634; Ovid: 12230; Wiley Online Library: 8807; OmniFile: 6728.

Catalog Searches

Catalog Searches: FY 2020-21: 222,893; FY 2019-20: 124,691; FY 2018-19: 131,346; FY 2017-18: 111,284; FY 2016-17:129,187.

Interlibrary Loan

Lending

Interlibrary Loan Lending: FY 2020-21: 6,910; FY 2019-20: 8,204; FY 2018-19: 10,041; FY 2017-18: 10,639; FY 2016-17: 14,911.

Borrowing

Interlibrary Loan Borrowing: FY 2020-21: 1,148; FY 2019-20: 3,282; FY 2018-19: 3,595; FY 2017-18: 3,603; FY 2016-17: 3,838.

Reference Questions

Reference Questions: FY 2020-21: 999; FY 2019-20: 1,247; FY 2018-19: 1,694; FY 2017-18: 2,774; FY 2016-17: 3,596.

Library Instruction

Classroom Sessions

Library Instruction Classroom Sessions: FY 2020-21: 29; FY 2019-20: 85; FY 2018-19: 83; FY 2017-18: 117; FY 2016-17: 128.

Participants

Library Instruction Participants: FY 2020-21: 743; FY 2019-20: 1,478; FY 2018-19: 1,459; FY 2017-18: 1,902; FY 2016-17: 2,603.

Visits to the Library Website

Visits to the Library Website: FY 2020-21: 1,016,594; FY 2019-20: 670,670; FY 2018-19: 462,810; FY 2017-18: 373,014; FY 2016-17: 320,547.

Questions?

Luann DeGreve
Interim University Librarian
(630) 829-6197
ldegreve@ben.edu

 
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