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Baylor Libraries in Review

News from the Baylor Libraries engages our patrons and supporters with the latest events and activities of the libraries.

December 2015
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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 August 1, 2015

$20.76 million

Human Resources
FTE faculty and staff: 123.25
FTE student assistants: 43.3

Volumes: 2,557,135
New volumes added: 23,860
Serials: 97,934
Microforms: 2,261,404
AV items: 195,868
E-books: 492,589
E-journals: 101,958
Web-based resources: 652
Digital collections: 88
Items in digital collections: 336,877
Electronic theses & dissertations: 1,415
Public computers in the libraries: 228
Laptop computers for check-out: 90

Usage Statistics
Materials circulated: 278,213
Reference questions answered: 15,142
Virtual reference transactions: 2,803
Loans provided to other libraries: 44,848
Loans received from other libraries: 22,129
Classroom instruction/presentations: 933
Number of Persons Served in Presentations: 14,110
Online searches: 4,634,979
Full-text articles downloaded: 947,161

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.