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Selected Library Statistics by Campus

All Campuses

Includes Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma, Health Sciences and Law Libraries

UW Libraries 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Volumes held (includes electronic books)
8,031,812 9,334,275 9,463,768 9,761,357 9,021,092
Electronic books (E-books) only 460,477 592,323 619,007 833,635 977,481
Total Interlibrary Lending 40,260 35,884 38,526 48,011 53,398
Total Interlibrary Borrowing 71,500 74,845 76,102 63,763 87,660
Group Presentations 1,744 1,428 1,511 1,488 1,271
Presentation Participants 34,719 30,659 40,560 34,822 28,945
Reference Queries 66,036 59,269 49,929 64,169 57,043
Initial Circulation 511,877 435,964 410,804 305,656 272,152
Successful Full Text Articles 6,047,758 6,047,758 * 6,095,066 6,032,231
Regular Database Searches 5,435,800 5,435,800 * 12,528,363 8,543,356
Librarians & Prof Staff 178 178 181 190 185
Support Staff 157 152 161 156 155
Total Collections Expenditures 15,296,925 16,433,168 16,067,994 18,005,455 16,819,463
Total Library Expenditures 38,629,346 45,285,020 42,600,723 46,115,522 44,407,936
UW STATISTICS 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Total Fulltime Students 42,154 43,587 45,489 46,859 47,957
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 11,276 11,492 11,893 12,116 12,457
PhDs Awarded 1,251 1,277 1,402 1,400 1,318
PhD Fields 92 85 94 114 114
Total Teaching Faculty 3,841 3,625 3,897 3,999 4,019

*Not available for 2013-14

UW Seattle

Includes Health Sciences and Law Libraries

UW Seattle 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Volumes held 7,835,468 9,108,185 9,228,981 9,519,559 8,774,483
Total Interlibrary Lending 40,260 35,884 38,526 48,011 53,398
Total Interlibrary Borrowing 71,050 74,845 76,102 63,763 87,660
Group Presentations 1,009 745 934 903 692
Presentation Participants 22,791 16,039 24,677 22,290 17,005
Reference Queries 47,539 36,198 43,825 57,413 50,192
Initial Circulation 440,910 373,216 354,346 261,462 232,428
Librarians & Prof Staff 150 154 150 160 157
Support Staff 139 138 138 136 134
Total Collections Expenditures 14,332,032 15,024,455 15,037,246 16,470,510 15,693,619
Total Library Expenditures 35,549,100 41,639,293 38,556,309 41,392,727 40,250,601
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Total Fulltime Students 36,537 37,177 38,327 39,111 40,073
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 10,674 10,929 11,277 11,407 11,696
PhDs Awarded 1,251 1,277 1,402 1,400 1,293
PhD Fields 92 85 94 114 114
Total Teaching Faculty 3,551 3,313 3,538 3,598 3,569

UW Bothell

UW Bothell
2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Volumes held 99,520 114,049 117,640 118,611 118,845
Total Interlibrary Lending n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Borrowing n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Group Presentations 584 562 359 412 379
Presentation Participants 9,849 9,849 10,768 8,579 7,282
Reference Queries 5,584 3,734 2,132 3,041 3,321
Initial Circulation 40,006 38,590 30,747 24,776 21,966
Librarians 20 17 23 21 20
Support Staff 12 8 14 12 12
Total Collections Expenditures 426,762 693,414 458,315 753,115 496,909
Total Library Expenditures 1,677,018 2,095,699 2,493,896 2,888,373 2,493,511
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Total Fulltime Students 2,857 3,320 3,699 4,059 4,407
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 270 282 267 317 355
Total Teaching Faculty 135 158 175 187 216

UW Tacoma

UW Tacoma
2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Volumes held 96,824 112,041 117,147 123,187 127,764
Total Interlibrary Lending n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Borrowing n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Group Presentations 151 121 218 173 200
Presentation Participants 2,079 2,832 5,115 3,953 4,658
Reference Queries 4,390 2,739 3,343 3,715 3,530
Initial Circulation 30,961 24,158 25,711 19,418 17,758
Librarians 8 7 8 9 8
Support Staff 6 6 9 8 9
Total Collections Expenditures 538,131 715,299 572,433 781,830 628,935
Total Library Expenditures 1,403,228 1,550,028 1,550,518 1,834,422 1,663,824
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Total Fulltime Students 2,760 3,090 3,463 3,689 3,477
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 270 281 349 392 406
Total Teaching Faculty 155 154 184 214 234

Statistics are provided as reported to the Association of Research Libraries.