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Libraries - West Lafayette Campus
(for Fiscal Years 1996-97 through 2005-06)
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1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02 2002-03
2003-04
2004-05 2005-06

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 2,459,943 2,475,242 2,511,097
Volumes Added (Gross)
45,325
43,830
34,456
40,661
53,445
50,316 53,815 54,003 49,636 58,618
Current Serials - Total
20,427
19,025
20,057
19,608
19,745
20,509 19,957 20,829 21,598 36,296
Microform Units
2,252,833
2,280,092
2,343,074
2,373,378
2,487,846
2,518,849 3,149,948 3,183,942 3,145,402 3,099,407
Government Documents
483,184
483,986
484,749
487,183
487,859
488,464 490,064 490,705 488,674 489,215

ACQUISITIONS
Monographs Purchased
15,283
14,522
12,699
13,460
13,707
16,581 14,376 15,890 21,860 23,097
Serials Purchased (Subscriptions)
12,052
11,172
12,112
12,951
13,082
13,836 13,639 13,864 13,868 14,154

SERVICES
Total Items Loaned
23,683
21,040
20,251
20,646
24,817
24,365 28,152 28,327 29,018 31,666
Total Items Borrowed
16,090
19,180
19,309
23,051
27,616
28,503 29,275 30,895 27,862 28,274
Reference Transactions
162,834
162,461
156,557
125,544
100,261
94,237 81,095 62,945 53,274 54,252
Circulation
478,945
469,981
486,067
474,706
510,307
519,064 571,522 604,472 596,803 604,455
Reserve Circulation
305,502
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STAFF FTE
Faculty/Professional Staff
63
63
61
61
64
62 63 66 69 66
Support Staff
147
149
150
150
145
143 141 153 121 126
Student Assistants
53
52
54
54
60
58 56 54 53 59

EXPENDITURES
Library Materials:    
 
         
   Monographs
$ 902,497
$ 821,488
$627,568
$867,019
$1,145,748
$1,051,696 $1,230,845 $1,386,120 $1,498,189 $2,216,481
   Current Serials
4,250,986
3,814,162
4,093,793
4,434,107
4,550,522
4,963,111 5,578,498 5,871,243 6,687,528 6,600,726
   Other Library Materials2 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,356,301 2,156,864
   Contract Binding
127,618
131,758
122,240
131,570
130,115
121,394 123,541 117,340 97,845 111,164
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 3,041,966 4,285,031 4,799,007
Support Staff:
2,576,311
2,689,075
2,692,382
2,734,743
2,767,418
2,888,689 2,985,340 2,956,249 4,442,726 4,354,254
   Student Assistants
563,825
594,910
600,835
621,591
713,143
660,776 588,135 567,870 650,296 771,314
Other Operating Expenditures
1,512,837
2,768,182
2,071,391
2,588,393
2,272,567
3,208,467 3,991,561 3,804,573 2,512,384 3,014,032
Total Library Expenditures
$12,400,119
$13,336,543
$12,901,160
$14,265,362
$14,519,545
$15,975,241 $17,442,905 $17,745,361 $21,530,300 $24,023,842

1Figures for reserves no longer reported.
2Represents bibliographic and full text databases for which expenditures can be tracked separately - no longer included in the serials and monographs expenditures.

Source: Purdue University Libraries

 


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