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Library Statistics, Fiscal Years 2007-2015              
                   
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Volumes Held 10,004,848 10,296,816 10,449,223 11,189,036 11,900,693 12,311,766 12,810,581 13,209,236 13,443,111
Total Circulation 1,101,127 922,081 882,708 868,400 728,692 - - 884,439 853,891
Total Staff 716 701 657 620 619 529 529 516 522
Total Library Expenditures $60,071,960 $61,949,877 $63,320,237 $61,469,803 $61,997,374 $61,869,272 $64,796,718 $69,319,827 $72,242,902
                   
Note: Circulation and staff numbers until 2012 include Barnard and Teachers College          
-Sources: Association of Research Libraries until 2013; CU University Libraries and IPEDS Academic Libraries Survey thereafter    
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-Prepared by: Office of Planning and Institutional Research            
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Date: 03-02-17