Library Stats 2016/17

Collections

Print books

72,957

Electronic books

257,296

Print & electronic serials

60,534

Video *

59,814

Images**

1,000,000+ 

Archives

221 linear meters

*includes: DVD, VHS, archival videos and streaming titles
**includes visual resource collections and licensed digital image databases



Loans and Use of Collections

Book and video loans

14,639

Slide loans

0

Digital image usage*

9,746

E-journal article retrievals

135,984

E-book section retrievals

254,398

Summon searches**

104,621

Library home page visits**

75,589

Subject guide page views (Libguides)

12,401

* Source: Digital image usage based on ArtStor usage statistics
** Source: Google Analytics 



FTE

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17

Total FTE

4157

4106

4022

3915

Library resource expenditure per FTE student

$106

$117

$119

$125



Library Spaces & Services at a Glance

Spaces for Learning & Research*

Seating capacity

231

Computer workstations

41

Study rooms

4

Number of visitors (turnstile counts)

168,088

   *Includes Learning Zone and Visual Resources

Teaching & Learning Services

(Source: 2016/17 CARL Statistics)

Library Instruction

2012/13

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17

Instructional sessions

56

40

36

38

67

Participants

2697

1996

2058

1096

1973

Reference

 

 

 

 

In-person*

4503

4793

4189

2423

4566

Virtual

155

178

210

60

75

E-Reserves**

 

 

 

 

 

Items on reserve

-

207

962

1607

1679

ILL stats

 

 

 

 

 

   Borrowed

555

438

421

260

238

   Loaned

124

121

113

70

110

*includes Learning Zone and Visual Resources reference statistics
**service was implemented in September, 2013



Convenient & Accessible Services

Wireless

Yes

24/7 access to online resources

Yes

Online communication

‘Ask A Librarian’ chat service, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, email: libraryresearch@ocadu.ca 

E-reserves

Web links in CANVAS

Get it @ OCAD

Direct ejournal linking

Alternate formats service

Registration for students through Centre for Students with Disabilities; Registration for faculty and staff through HR

Self-check-out

No

Integrated one-card

Yes

Photocopiers & scanners

Yes

B&W and Colour printing

Yes

Tools & equipment loans

Available in the Learning Zone

Library Resource Expenditures 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17
One time resource purchases $116,039 $105,601 $105,143 $88,650
Books $63,592 $66,574 $80,828 $71,014
Electronic resources $44,165 $31,086 $19,667 $9,659
Video & images $8,282 $7,941 $4,648 $7,977
Ongoing resource purchases $322,611 $375,731 $372,426 $400,723
Print periodical subscriptions $30,749 $30,423 $30,357 $28,429
Electronic resources $190,029 $228,373 $229,816 $234,618
Collection support tools* $91,741 $96,401 $93,023 $112,769
Video & images $10,092 $20,534 $19,230 $24,907
Total Resource Expenditures $438,650 $481,332 $477,569 $489,373

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