Healey Library Statistics FY20

Healey Library Staff*

Librarians & Faculty FTE Professional Staff FTE Support Staff FTE Student Assistants FTE Total Staff & Faculty FTE
(incl students)
14 5 7.5 5.3 31.8

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL


Physical and Electronic Collections*

Titles Serials Media Databases
Physical Collections 386,057 8,304 3,811 N/A
Electronic Collections 638,588 106,832 120,305 194

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL

Open Access Digital Collections

ScholarWorks OpenArchives
Number of documents available via institutional repository Number of unique digital archival items
10,099 24,150

Archival Physical Collections

Total number of archival collections Number of new accessions in FY20 Linear feet of archival and special collections
526 154 10,894


Instructional Sessions

ROI = Reference, Outreach, and Instruction department

UASC = University Archives and Special Collections department

Total Instructional Sessions
Total Sessions Total Participants
ROI 280 6,004
UASC 53 911
Total 333 6,915
Instructional Sessions by Audience
Undergrad Sessions Undergrad Participants Graduate Sessions Graduate Participants General Sessions General Participants
ROI 242 5,182 30 653 8 169
UASC 50 875 3 36 0 0
Total 292 6,057 33 689 8 169

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
6,755 4,590

*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
25,410,318 EZproxy hits 1,285,306
page views
557,631 searches 725,977 downloads/views


Healey Library Electronic Resources Number of Hits/Views
Initial circulation of e-books/streaming media* 721,334
E-book usage 66,577
Streaming media usage 53,910
E-journal usage 600,847
EZproxy 24,688,984
Healey Library Web Resources Number of Page Views
LibGuides and LibAnswers 739,979
Healey Library Blogs (Healey Library News, UASC News, Calf Pasture Pumping Station website, Mass. Memories Road Show website and Volunteer Training Resources website, Boston Police Strike website) 45,487
Library Website (including Databases A-Z) 499,840
Discovery Service Number of Searches
UMBrella 557,631
Healey Library Open Access Digital Collections Number of Downloads/Views
ScholarWorks (Institutional Repository) Downloads (bepress) 477,230
Digital Archival Material Views (CONTENTdm, Soundcloud, Vimeo) 248,747

*As reported to IPEDS/ACRL

Updates from UMass Boston's Healey Library