UW Health Sciences Library
RESOURCES 2018[*] 2017[**] FY 2016 FY 2015 FY 2014
Databases 357 357 357 274 213
Journal titles 14,328 14,850 19,591 10,227 7,932
Total Collection Expenditures $4,110,839.00 $4,032,424.64 $3,425,781.05 $3,495,694.95 $2,933,379
STAFF
Total of all staff 37.59 FTE 36.35 FTE 36.26 FTE 38.49 FTE 36.74 FTE
USAGE
In-person visitors (gate count) 230,275 244,904 250,642 248,217 232,000
Attendance at educational sessions 7,165 4,468 4,710 4,297 4,031
Web site visits 1,545,001[j] 2,060,226[j] 1,598,436[i] 1,774,656[i] 1,790,089[i]
Number served by outreach service sessions 3,904 571 3,000 3,537 365

Library statistics are compiled for the University of Washingtonā€™s July ā€“ June fiscal year [*]. Expenditures data exclude funding from grants and contracts. We are happy to provide additional statistical information to UW Health Sciences Schools for grant applications, accreditation visits, etc. Please contact Tania Bardyn, MLIS, AHIP Associate Dean of University Libraries & Director, Health Sciences Library at 206-685-3299 or send email to bardyn@uw.edu with your request.


[i] Includes hsl.uw.edu, EthnoMed, HEALWA, Libguides and blogs
[j] Includes HSL webpage toolkits and HSL Libguides
[*] Fiscal Year: July 1 ā€“ Jun 30
[**] Dates Covered: Sept 1, 2016 – Aug 31, 2017