Oklahoma State University

Statistical Data

Statistical Data is based on the fiscal year. Data for the previous fiscal year is gathered in November.

Quantitative Measures: (as of June 30, 2013)

Titles (All Formats) 3,265,421
Volumes 3,970,525
Electronic Books 1,521,383
Library Faculty (FTE) 49
Library Staff (FTE) 51
Library Student Employees (FTE) 60
Public Seating (Edmon Low Library) 1,811


Volumes Added, Gross 312,580
Bibliographic Records Maintained 2,920,357
Authority Records Maintained 570,765

Usage Statistics

Interlibrary Requests Provided to Other Libraries 34,589
Interlibrary Requests Received from Other Libraries 20,495
Items Circulated 261,283
Reference Questions Answered 73,747
Exit Count 1,183,323
Persons Receiving Instruction in Library 19,644
Groups Receiving Library Instruction 1,074
Articles Downloaded from Subscriptions 2,370,096
Searches in Electronic Indexes & Databases 6,512,370