Facts and Figures

Baylor Libraries in Review

The Baylor Libraries in Review highlights the great things happening in each of our libraries.

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Library Fact Sheet

A one-page overview of the Baylor Libraries that features a statistical profile and brief descriptions of each of our libraries.


Last updated May 31, 2013

$18.7 million

Human Resources
FTE faculty and staff: 130.68
FTE student assistants: 40.4

Volumes: 2,599,933
New volumes added: 12,484
Serials: 77,585
Microforms: 2,340,189
AV items: 102,958
E-books: 466,808
E-journals: 75,862
Web-based resources: 567
Digital collections: 78
Items in digital collections: 284,340
Electronic theses & dissertations: 1,056
Public computers in the libraries: 195
Laptop computers for check-out: 82

Usage Statistics
Materials circulated: 276,183
Reference questions answered: 22,805
Virtual reference transactions: 5,268
Loans provided to other libraries: 54,022
Loans received from other libraries: 19,445
Classroom instruction/presentations: 678
Number of Persons Served in Presentations: 13,724
Online searches: 3,349,790
Full-text articles downloaded: 1,924,874
Library entrances: 1,270,202

Shelving Facilities
Morrison Hall
O'Grady Warehouse

American Library Association (ALA)
American Theological Library Association (ATLA)
Amigos Library Services
Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
Baptist General Convention of Texas Library Leadership Group
Center for Research Libraries (CRL)
Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI)
Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA, Charter Member)
High Performance Computing Across Texas (HiPCat)
New Media Consortium (NMC)
Society of American Archivists (SAA)
Texas Council of Academic Libraries (TCAL)
Texas Digital Library (TDL)
Texas Independent College and University Libraries (TICUL)
Texas Library Association (TLA)
Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST)

Government Documents
GPO depository library (1905)
Texas state depository
United Nations Documents

Online Catalog
Innovative Interfaces, Inc.