Temple University Library System Summary: 2015 - 16

Titles and Volumes

Volumes
  Paley System Law Library Health Sciences
Center Library
All Libraries
Titles held (June 30, 2015) 3,558,573 134,686 83,300 3,776,559
Volumes held (print and electronic) 4,290,686 371,772 165,385 4,827,843
Electronic books 1,177,422 14,728 15,764 1,207,914

Expenditures

Expenditures
  Paley System Law Library Health Sciences
Center Library
All Libraries
Total library materials 7,474,128 557,766 2,224,414 10,256,308
One time expenditures 1,337,111 49,519 136,210 1,522,840
Ongoing resource expenditures 5,993,908 491,968 2,075,477 8,561,353
Collection Support 143,109 16,279 12,727 172,115
Total salaries and wages 7,387,940 517,429 1,101,817 9,007,186
Professional staff 5,043,893 455,532 617,864 6,117,289
Support staff 1,648,977 26,646 366,574 2,042,197
Student assistants 695,070 35,251 117,379 847,700
Other operating expenditures 1,657,964 154,622 338,892 2,151,478
Total library expenditures 16,520,032 1,229,817 3,665,123 21,414,972

Personnel and Public Services

Personnel and Public Services
  Paley System (includes SCRC) Law Library Health Sciences
Center Library
All Libraries
Total FTE staff 147 9 24 180
Professional staff (FTE) 75 6 9 90
Support staff (FTE) 40 1 9 50
Student assistants (FTE) 33 2 6 41
# of library presentations to groups 1,281 34 119 1,434
# of participants in group presentations 31,294 756 2,279 34,329
# of reference transactions 21,408 1,947 1,011 24,366
# of initial circulations 126,268 756 2,279 164,185
Interlibrary Loan: Lending to Other Libraries 25,875 19 776 26,670
Interlibrary Loan: Borrowing from Other Libraries 18,428 220 999 19,647

Library Website and E-Resource Use

Local Characteristics
  Library System

Full-Text Electronic Journal Article Downloads

2,459,353
Database Searches 6,484,928

Library Website Pageviews

3,698,119
Unique Visitors to Website 717,041
Digital Collections (ContentDM) Pageviews 613,622
Unique Visitors to Digital Collections 98,073

Source: Figures as submitted to the Association of Research Libraries, October, 2016

Prepared by: N.B. Turner