Healey Library Statistics FY18

Healey Library Staff*

Librarians & Faculty FTE Professional Staff FTE Support Staff FTE Student Assistants FTE Total Staff & Faculty FTE
(incl students)
12 4.5 8 6 30.5

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL


Physical and Electronic Collections*

Titles Serials Media Databases
Physical Collections 384,550 8,722 5,548 N/A
Electronic Collections 584,598 87,843 136,758 178

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL

Open Access Digital Collections

ScholarWorks OpenArchives
Number of documents available via institutional repository Number of unique digital archival items
8,912 21,683

Archival Physical Collections

Total number of archival collections Number of new accessions in FY17 Linear feet of archival and special collections
490 164 10,124


Instructional Sessions

ROI = Reference, Outreach, and Instruction department

UASC = University Archives and Special Collections department

Total Instructional Sessions
Total Sessions Total Participants
ROI 380 6,944
UASC 54 1,025
Total 434 7,969
Instructional Sessions by Audience
Undergrad Sessions Undergrad Participants Graduate Sessions Graduate Participants General Sessions General Participants
ROI 309 6,213 39 493 32 238
UASC 41 804 3 34 10 187
Total 350 7,017 42 527 42 425

Reference and Research Support

Total Reference Interactions

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)*

Total number of filled requests received from other libraries or providers Total number of filled requests provided to other libraries
12,570 4,844

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL

Physical Circulation Count*

Initial circulation of physical items

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL



Healey Library Electronic Resources Healey Library Web Resources UMBrella Searches Healey Library Open Access Digital Collections
33,272,195 EZproxy hits 996,696 page views 168,049 searches 438,152 downloads/views


Healey Library Electronic Resources Number of Hits/Views
Initial circulation of e-books/streaming media* 83,989
E-book usage (BR1)* 6,956
E-journal usage (JR1)* 807,720
EZproxy 32,373,530
Healey Library Web Resources Number of Page Views
LibGuides and LibAnswers 326,903
Healey Library Blogs (Healey Library News, UASC News, Calf Pasture Pumping Station website) 39,592
Library Website (including Databases A-Z) 630,201 
Discovery Service Number of Searches
UMBrella 168,049
Healey Library Open Access Digital Collections Number of Downloads/Views
ScholarWorks (Institutional Repository) Downloads (bepress) 338,974
Digital Archival Material Views (CONTENTdm, Soundcloud, Vimeo) 99,178

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL

Updates from UMass Boston's Healey Library