State of the Libraries

University Statistics 2007 - 2008 excel spreadsheet 2008 - 2009 excel spreadsheet 2009 - 2010 excel spreadsheet 2010 - 2011 excel spreadsheet
Enrollment 23,141 23,961 23,764 25,285
Ratio of faculty to librarians 35 40 39 39
Ratio of students to faculty 11 12 13 14
Ratio of students to librarians 406 461 495 527
Libraries Statistics     2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
Budget     $14,709,942 $14,356,837 $13,943,581 $13,367,761
FTE staff, faculty, TES     176 170 154 154
Gate count (Pullman only)     N/A 1,148,534 1,216,969 N/A
Service points     19 19 18 18
Hours     100 100 100 117
Expenditures            
  Total operating expenditures   $1,517,246 $1,299,060 $1,260,555 $1,133,074
  Total materials expenditures   $6,424,476 $6,152,879 $5,935,225 $5,357,745
    Monographs $1,162,960 $952,370 $674,196 $802,377
    Serials $5,042,750 $4,985,493 $5,007,097 $4,548,458
  Salaries and wages   na $6,857,654 $6,712,967 $6,847,467
  Binding   na $47,244 $34,834 $29,475
  e-resource expenditures as percentage of materials   64.52% 69% 78% 89%
Circulation            
  Check in/out   308,979 259,101 277,993 258,342
  Summit          
    Lending na 11,930 14,168 12,973
    Borrowing na 13,984 13,109 12,473
  ILL          
    Lending 55,958 44,456 55,870 56,196
    Borrowing 30,936 29,857 40,399 52,190
Reference/Instruction            
  Reference transactions   42,636 43,155 na 26,862
  Instruction          
    Presentations 750 875 889 750
    Participants 15,274 19,452 20,490 18,276
Collections            
  Monographs and bound serial volumes          
    Volumes held 2,326,652 2,394,849 2,450,409 2,503,133
    Volumes added (gross) 15,274 54,112 55,560 57,901
  Serials          
    Titles held na 35,609 43,460 48,529
Web            
  Overall website total hits   83,061,155 87,576,991 81,706,018 91,584,118
  Total pageviews   8,455,080 13,609,520 2,559,862 2,644,326
  Homepage total visits   924,409 1,795,606 1,686,356 1,336,743
  Griffin (previous Libraries catalog) searches   2,226,383 N/A N/A N/A
  Search it total uses   702,677 na na 506,722