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Purdue University Libraries
(for Fiscal Years 1996-97 through 2001-02)


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As of
June30, 1997
As of
June30, 1998
As of
June 30, 1999
As of
June 30, 2000
As of
June 30, 2001
As of
June 30, 2002

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

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

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

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

*Figures for reserves no longer reported

Source: Purdue University Libraries

 


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