Facts and figures for 2019

A day at the Library

  • 3 772 people visit one of our 12 subject libraries
     
  • 483 books are checked out
     
  • 8 559 people visit our website
     
  • 11 149 queries are made in our search tool
     
  • 9 724 articles are downloaded
     
  • 9 364 e-books are downloaded

Libraries and visitors

Subject libraries: 11
Study places in the libraries: 2 244
Physical visits, thousands: 1 376
Visits to the website: 3 123 959

Collections

Books and serial publications, items in thousands: 5 020 412

Total metres of shelving: 150 000

Electronic books, number of titles: 615 266

Electronic journals, number of titles: 31 306

Loans and teaching

Local loans annually from our own collections: 176 599
Interlibrary loans annually from own collections: 14 532
Full text documents downloaded annually from  DiVA: 2 824 374
Library instruction, in hours: 1 465
Library instruction, no. of participants: 16 790

Staff and budget

Total no. of employees / number of librarians: 186/96
Salary costs (in SEK, in thousands): 111 342
Purchasing costs, printed items (in SEK excluding V.A.T., in thousands): 4 592
Purchasing costs, electronic resources (in SEK excluding V.A.T., in thousands): 46 882