UW Health Sciences Library
RESOURCES 2019[*] 2018[*] 2017[**] 2016[*] 2015[*]
Databases 357 357 357 357 274
Journal titles 13,138 14,328 14,850 19,591 10,227
Total Collection Expenditures $4,307,779 $4,110,839.00 $4,032,424.64 $3,425,781.05 $3,495,694.95
STAFF          
Total of all staff 35.25 FTE 37.59 FTE 36.35 FTE 36.26 FTE 38.49 FTE
USAGE          
In-person visitors (gate count) 223,321 230,275 244,904 250,642 248,217
Attendance at educational sessions 5,036 7,165 4,468 4,710 4,297
Web site visits 908,184[k] 1,545,001[j] 2,060,226[j] 1,598,436[i] 1,774,656[i]
Number served by outreach service sessions 438 3,904 571 3,000 3,537

Library statistics are compiled for the University of Washington’s July – 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
[k] Includes Library guides only
[*] Fiscal Year: July 1 – Jun 30
[**] Dates Covered: Sept 1, 2016 – Aug 31, 2017