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Library Facts and Stats

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  • Physical Plant 14,000 sq. ft.
  • Open 59 hours per week

Collection Size and Location

Collection Size

  • 1,600 active journal subscriptions
  • 99.7% of journal titles electronically available eJournals page
  • 35,000 bound journal volumes
  • 15,000 books
  • 2000 eBooks and Databases
  • MAGIC, the online catalog

    Journal collection

    Shelved alphabetically by title in 2 locations
    • Current Display Journals - Current issue of print journals - 1st floor
    • Print Journals - Back issues - 2nd & 3rd floors
    • Online Journals - eJournals web page

    Book collection

    Cataloged by National Library of Medicine classification and indexed by MESH subject headings
    • Circulating Books - May be checked out - Ground level
    • Community Language Collection - Medical dictionaries and texts in many languages; books and videos to support learning and teaching English and getting U.S. citizenship - Ground level
    • Consumer Health Books - Health books for patients and families - Ground level
    • Reserve Books - Core textbooks and Historical Reserve - 1st floor at the Front Desk

Library Use

  • 310 questions/week asked at the Library Front Desk
  • 301 questions/week asked at Research and Reference
  • 1,048 people/week come into the Library
  • 88,323 views/week on Library webpages

    Main Reason for coming to the Library

    • 32% Use Computers
    • 17% Use Books
    • 19% Use Print Journals
    • 25% Quiet Space
    • 6% Other

This page maintained by Carolyn Paul
Last updated 4/26/13


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