Facts and Figures

Baylor Libraries in Review

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

Libraries in Review (PDF)

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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, 2014

$19.4 million

Human Resources
FTE faculty and staff: 135.9
FTE student assistants: 64.72

Volumes: 2,603,667
New volumes added: 20,344
Serials: 91,188
Microforms: 2,377,394
AV items: 147,575
E-books: 482,045
E-journals: 91,005
Web-based resources: 613
Digital collections: 81
Items in digital collections: 295,806
Electronic theses & dissertations: 1,209
Public computers in the libraries: 194
Laptop computers for check-out: 88

Usage Statistics
Materials circulated: 265,654
Reference questions answered: 14,981
Virtual reference transactions: 2,314
Loans provided to other libraries: 53,545
Loans received from other libraries: 22,040
Classroom instruction/presentations: 819
Number of Persons Served in Presentations: 14,834
Online searches: 4,328,086
Full-text articles downloaded: 1,508,695

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)
Digital Library Federation (DLF)
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.