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By the Numbers

Key Library statistics 2014-2015. Click on any of the icons to learn more. 

9th largest reserach library in North America2 million visits to the library website


238,017 books borrowed9,313 library instruction attendees

27.034 loans from other libraries 435,515 library guide visits

Library ranking is based on the most recent data available (published October 2014) from the Association of Research Libraries.