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SAULCAT - St Andrews University Library Catalogue

Key Library Statistics


Meaure 2016-17  
Number of Library sites/buildings 5
Number of study spaces 1,278
Number of Libray staff (FTE) 94
Number of users entering the Main Library during a year 1,166,527
Number of books and other printed material borrowed* 270,609
Number of Audio Visual and other materials borrowed* 6,123
Number of online articles viewed  1,734,281
Number of ebook sections or chapters viewed  1,499,198
Number of fulfilled Inter Library Loan requests 6,283
Money spent on books including Special Collections £ 455,718
Money spent on individual ebooks £ 73,382
Money spent on ebook databases £ 97,971
Money spent on print journals £ 87,021
Money spent on journals in both print and electronic form £ 129,806
Money spent on individual electronic journals £ 1,605,801
Money spent on journal databases £ 270,264
Money spent on other databases £ 552,269
Money spent on binding, preservation and repairs £ 77,205
Money spent on Inter Library Loans £ 54,021
Money spent on Article Processing Charges (Open Access)£ 24,040
Total gross Library expenditure 6,973,245

*Not including items renewed.