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Purdue University Libraries
(for Fiscal Years 1996-97 through 2002-03)


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1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02 2002-03

Collections       
Volumes in Library
2,241,503
2,280,681
2,315,137
2,343,268
2,355,345
2,393,585 2,430,566
Volumes Added (Gross)
45,325
43,830
34,456
40,661
53,445
50,316 53,815
Current Serials - Total
20,427
19,025
20,057
19,608
19,745
20,509 19,957
Microform Units
2,252,833
2,280,092
2,343,074
2,373,378
2,487,846
2,518,849 3,149,948
Government Documents
483,184
483,986
484,749
487,183
487,859
488,464 490,064

Acquisitions
Monographs Purchased
15,283
14,522
12,699
13,460
13,707
16,581 14,376
Serials Purchased (Subscriptions)
12,052
11,172
12,112
12,951
13,082
13,836 13,639

Services
Total Items Loaned
23,683
21,040
20,251
20,646
24,817
24,365 28,152
Total Items Borrowed
16,090
19,180
19,309
23,051
27,616
28,503 29,275
Reference Transactions
162,834
162,461
156,557
125,544
100,261
94,237 81,095
Circulation
478,945
469,981
486,067
474,706
510,307
519,064 571,522
Reserve Circulation
305,502
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Staff FTE
Faculty/Professional Staff
63
63
61
61
64
62 63
Support Staff
147
149
150
150
145
143 141
Student Assistants
53
52
54
54
60
58 56

Expenditures
Library Materials:    
 
   
   Monographs
$ 902,497
$ 821,488
$627,658
$867,019
$1,145,748
$1,051,696 $1,230,845
   Current Serials
4,250,986
3,814,162
4,093,793
4,434,107
4,550,522
4,963,111 5,578,498
   Contract Binding
127,618
131,758
122,240
131,570
130,115
121,394 123,541
Salaries and Wages:        
   
   Faculty/Professional Staff
2,466,045
2,516,968
2,692,951
2,887,939
2,940,032
3,081,108 2,944,985
Support Staff:
2,576,311
2,689,075
2,692,382
2,734,743
2,767,418
2,888,689 2,985,340
   Student Assistants
563,825
594,910
600,835
621,591
713,143
660,776 588,135
Other Operating Expenditures
1,512,837
2,768,182
2,071,391
2,588,393
2,272,567
3,208,467 3,991,561
Total Library Expenditures
$12,400,119
$13,336,543
$12,901,160
$14,265,362
$14,519,545
$15,975,241 $17,442,905

*Figures for reserves no longer reported

Source: Purdue University Libraries

 


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