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Facts and Statistics (Library) FY 2016


  • 21,325 currently received full-text electronic journals
  • 149,820 books in all formats
  • 706,392 page views to Web Site featuring quality-filtered resources


  • Main library has 26,657 square feet
  • North campus branch library has 4,750 square feet


  • Total library staff: 22 FTE

Client Demographics

  • Primary clientele includes approximately 21,000 faculty, staff, and students of UT Southwestern
  • Clients made more than 198,237 physical visits to the Library during FY 2016 (September-August)


  • 8,450 reference questions answered during FY 2016
  • 6,047 interlibrary loans and document delivery requests processed
  • 1,540 clients attended 352 educational events during FY 2016
  • 1259 clients attended 26 outreach service sessions during FY 2016

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