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Selected Library Statistics by Campus

All Campuses

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

UW Libraries 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Volumes held (includes electronic books)
7,203,156 7,667,832 8,031,812 9,334,275 9,463,768
Electronic books (E-books) only * * 460,477 592,323 619,007
Total Cataloged Serials 63,221 123,062** *** *** ***
Total Interlibrary Lending 66,319 57,568 40,260 35,884 38,526
Total Interlibrary Borrowing 71,503 61,351 71,500 74,845 76,102
Group Presentations 1,088 1,340 1,744 1,428 1,511
Presentation Participants 24,923 30,739 34,719 30,659 40,560
Reference Queries 86,027 76,711 66,036 59,269 49,929
Initial Circulation 605,011 522,308 511,877 435,964 410,804
Successful Full Text Articles 5,615,051 5,400,272 6,047,758 6,047,758 ****
Regular Database Searches 5,127,826 5,656,339 5,435,800 5,435,800 ****
Librarians & Prof Staff 182 179 178 178 181
Support Staff 174 163 157 152 161
Total Collections Expenditures 14,842,396 14,389,202 15,296,925 16,433,168 16,067,994
Total Library Expenditures 40,322,337 40,109,685 38,629,346 45,285,020 42,600,723
UW STATISTICS 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Total Fulltime Students 42,783 40,389 42,154 43,587 45,489
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 10,971 10,872 11,276 11,492 11,893
PhDs Awarded 701 723 1,251 1,277 1,402
PhD Fields 82 84 92 85 94
Total Teaching Faculty 3,630 3,690 3,841 3,625 3,897

*Statistic not collected prior to 2011-12 by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

**The increase in serials for fiscal year 2010-11 is due to addition of cataloging records for a large number of titles provided by aggregators.

***Statistic no longer collected by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

****Not available for 2013-14

UW Seattle

Includes Health Sciences and Law Libraries

UW Seattle 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Volumes held 7,012,835 7,471,084 7,835,468 9,108,185 9,228,981
Total Cataloged Serials 63,221 122,833* ** ** **
Total Interlibrary Lending 64,056 57,177 40,260 35,884 38,526
Total Interlibrary Borrowing 71,503 61,351 71,050 74,845 76,102
Group Presentations 774 975 1,009 745 934
Presentation Participants 16,565 22,893 22,791 16,039 24,677
Reference Queries 74,683 63,523 47,539 36,198 43,825
Initial Circulation 518,530
468,868
440,910 373,216 354,346
Librarians & Prof Staff 155 152 150 154 150
Support Staff 155 144 139 138 138
Total Collections Expenditures 13,863,199 13,064,016 14,332,032 15,024,455 15,037,246
Total Library Expenditures 36,926,188 36,141,276 35,549,100 41,639,293 38,556,309
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Total Fulltime Students 38,572 35,591 36,537 37,177 38,327
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 10,478 10,343 10,674 10,929 11,277
PhDs Awarded 701 723 1,251 1,277 1,402
PhD Fields 82 84 92 85 94
Total Teaching Faculty 3,400 3,426 3,551 3,313 3,538

*The increase in serials for fiscal year 2010-11 is due to addition of cataloging records for a large number of titles provided by aggregators.

**Statistic no longer collected by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL).

UW Bothell

UW Bothell
2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Volumes held 98,603 102,131 99,520 114,049 117,640
Total Cataloged Serials
0 136 n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Lending 334 391 n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Borrowing n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Group Presentations 232 252 584 562 359
Presentation Participants 5,980 4,883 9,849 9,849 10,768
Reference Queries 6,996 6,419 5,584 3,734 2,132
Initial Circulation 51,297
49,788
40,006 38,590 30,747
Librarians 18 18 20 17 23
Support Staff 13 13 12 8 14
Total Collections Expenditures 410,264 646,385 426,762 693,414 458,315
Total Library Expenditures 2,002,367 2,429,772 1,677,018 2,095,699 2,493,896
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Total Fulltime Students 2,018 2,379 2,857 3,320 3,699
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 283 257 270 282 267
Total Teaching Faculty 97 126 135 158 175

UW Tacoma

UW Tacoma
2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Volumes held 91,718 94,617 96,824 112,041 117,147
Total Cataloged Serials
0 93 n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Lending 1,929 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Total Interlibrary Borrowing n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Group Presentations 82 113 151 121 218
Presentation Participants 2,378 2,963 2,079 2,832 5,115
Reference Queries 4,348 6,769 4,390 2,739 3,343
Initial Circulation 35,184
33,649
30,961 24,158 25,711
Librarians 9 9 8 7 8
Support Staff 6 6 6 6 9
Total Collections Expenditures 568,933 678,801 538,131 715,299 572,433
Total Library Expenditures 1,393,782 1,538,637 1,403,228 1,550,028 1,550,518
CAMPUS STATISTICS 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14
Total Fulltime Students 2,193 2,419 2,760 3,090 3,463
Total Fulltime Graduate Students 210 272 270 281 349
Total Teaching Faculty 133 138 155 154 184

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