54 · ARL Academic Health Sciences Library Statistics 2007–2008
4 This number does not fully reflect serials available to the medical community at Pennsylvania, as the overwhelming count of serials for
medicine are electronic and are included in the electronic serials counts for the institution.
Library branches included: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center College of Medicine Harrell Library Hershey, Pennsylvania
1a Volumes held 30 June 2007 revised to 108,128.
21 The decrease is due to the Medical Library not purchasing any backfiles during 2007–2008.
29-30 A library education team was initiated and all librarians now teach and make presentations to groups.
34-35 Interlibrary loans increased when online subscriptions with ILL permissions were added to Serhold and OCLC holdings.
Library branches included: health sciences libraries.
1 Does not include e-books; additionally, this figure is partly based on an estimate.
1a Volumes held 30 June 2007 revised to 392,609. Number submitted 2006–2007 included error.
15d This is a much larger figure than 2006–2007 because it includes some electronic resources.
All figures are as of 04/30/2008.
Library branches included: Bracken Library, Health Science Library.
4-4biv Included in the main library survey (see the 2007–2008 ARL Statistics).
5-11 Included in main library survey (see the 2007–2008 ARL Statistics).
15-25 Expenditures as reported in Canadian dollars: (15a) 145,420; (15b) 1,685,116; (15c) 4,012; (15d) 0; (15) 1,834,548; (16) 9,124; (17a) 666,469; (17b)
465,889; (17c) 36,939; (17) 1,169,297; (19) 200,929; (20) 3,213,898; (21) 0; (22) 1,509,838; (23a) 0; (23b) 0; (24) 0; (25) 0.
17a Salaries for professional staff paid through external funding were not included in 2006–2007’s salary total, although the FTE included
these positions. This year (2007–2008), the associated salaries were included.
21-25 Included in main library survey (2007–2008 ARL Statistics).
36-37 Information for (36) and (37) as of November 2007.
38 Information is as of October 2007.
39-42 Information is as of November 2007.
Library branches included: Edward G. Miner Library, University of Rochester Medical Center; Basil G. Bibby Library, Eastman Dental
4 Sum of print-only serials (139) and the e-journals included in the Health Sciences & Life Sciences categories of SFX.
8 Includes non-local computer files purchased by Miner library. This number is down from 2006–2007 because many of the old
Macintosh educational software programs have been removed from Macs in our Computing Center.
All figures are as of 04/30/2008.
15b Includes provincial funding of $1,373,027 (Canadian). Expenditures for 2007–2008 compared to 2006–2007 were lower due to timing of
invoices received, and the strength of the Canadian dollar.
17a Includes $226,432 from provincial grant 2007–2008.
26a Includes four Librarians funded from a provincial grant in 2007–2008.
15-25 Expenditures as reported in Canadian dollars: (15a) 180,131; (15b) 1,576,247; (15c) 0; (15d) 0; (15) 1,756,378; (16) 8,038; (17a) 330,188; (17b)
241,570; (17c) 58,174; (17) 629,932; (19) 0; (20) 2,394,348; (21) 0; (22) 0; (23a) 0; (23b) 0; (24) 0; (25) 0.
4ai-4bii Included in main library survey response (see 2007–2008 ARL Statistics).
23a Included in main library survey response (see 2007–2008 ARL Statistics).
23b This information is unavailable.
24 Included in main library survey response (see 2007–2008 ARL Statistics).