The following statistics show the use of Meriam Library resources between July 1st, 2016 and June 30th, 2017.

Collection Use
Count
Jul - DecJan - Jun
Checkouts17,79917,656
Electronic Book Usage144,586163,907
Electronic Serial Usage253,185234,332
Institutional Repository Usage115,82765,690
Collection Holdings
Count
Total volumes (print books and bound journals)876,130
Book titles (print)588,264
Electronic book titles214,370
Serial titles (print journals and other serials)8,722
Electronic serial titles33,522
Physical media titles36,655
Electronic media titles775
Interlibrary Loan
Count
Jul - DecJan - Jun
Borrowed3,3083,579
Loaned3,2773,396
Reference and Instructional Services
Count
Jul - DecJan - Jun
Instructional sessions6749
Students attending instructional sessions2,4951,206
Hours of instruction7359
Reference desk hours staffed606663
Reference questions answered1,8521,554
Consultations5784
Tours & Outreach Interactions182226
Patron Traffic
Count
Jul - DecJan - Jun
Gate count545,564532,210
Website* Sessions497,549486,266
Website* Average Session Duration01m 59s01m56s
Website* New Sessions243,849232,951
Website* Returning Sessions253,700253,315
Website* Average Pageviews per Session2.121.99

*Website refers specifically to the library website, catalog, research guides, subject guides, digital collections, and institutional repository.