A day in the life of the Flinders University Library

In support of the University's teaching and research, on a daily* basis:

3,491 people entered the library buildings
1,146 items were borrowed
1,274 items were reshelved 
57 people received information instruction
138 new books were acquired
68 new serial issues were received
292 items were catalogued
14 items were transferred between library branches
  37 items were prepared for binding
7,069 prints were made by library users (copiers and printers)
60 document delivery requests were made
18 document deliveries were made to other libraries
22 items were provided to students studying externally
7,414 journal articles were downloaded
37 items were supplied by URRSA
27,397 catalogue searches were made
10,018 searches of the Library's digital resources were made
11,347 connections were made to the Library's home page 
 30 queries were made to the FLO help desk 

 7 items were borrowed by students from the University of Adelaide and University of SA

* Based upon 2010 annual statistics.

 


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