110 · ARL Statistics 2007–2008
37 Number of PhD fields can vary from year to year.
Library branches included: Main, Science Engineering, and Fine Arts.
1a Volumes held June 30, 2007 revised to 5,702,736.
Library branches included: ASU Tempe, ASU West, ASU Polytechnic, ASU Downtown Phoenix, and the Law Library.
1a Volumes held June 30, 2007 revised to 4,351,495.
3 Only the Polytechnic library portion (which is 895) is a bibliographic count.
7 2006–2007 figure revised to 659,603.
8 2006–2007 figure revised to 7,169.
35 2006–2007 figure revised to 43,636.
42 2006–2007 figure revised to 4,920.
All figures are as of 09/30/2008.
Library branches included: Charles Allen Cary Veterinary Medical Library; Library of Architecture, Design and Construction.
All figures are as of 06/30/2008.
Library branches included: Mugar (main), Theology, and Special Collections libraries.
1a Volumes held June 30, 2007 revised to 2,755,000.
Library branches included: John J Burns Library of Rare Books and Special Collections, Bapst Library, School of Social Work Library
and the Educational Resource Center.
1a Volumes held June 30, 2007 revised to 2,487,141.
15c Significant purchases of backfiles and manuscript collection account for 2007–2008’s higher number.
25 Amount submitted for 2006–2007 was not accurate. This year’s data (2007–2008) are accurate.
All figures are as of 12/31/2007.
4bi Given the nature of our reporting period, an attempt will be made to include this in the next year’s (2008–2009) statistical survey.
For now, this figure may be lumped into (4bii) & (4biii).
29 The increase in groups and participants reflects expanding the count to capture not just traditional library instruction courses, but
all other library sponsored presentations as defined in the instructions.
All figures are as of 03/31/2008.
Library branches included: Applied Sciences Reading Room, Archaeology Reading Room, Architecture Reading Room, Art +
Architecture + Planning library, Art History Visual Resources Centre, Asian Library, Biomedical Branch Library, B’nai Brith
Reading Room , Botanical Gardens Reading Room , Coolie Verner Reading Room, Crane Library, David Lam Library, Education
Library, Geographic Information Centre, Hamber Library, ICICS/Computer Science Reading Room, Irving K. Barber Learning
Centre, Koerner Library, Law Library, LERC Reading Room, Museum of Anthropology Reading Room, Music Library, Okanagan
Library, Psychiatry Reading Room, Rare Books & Special Collections, Regent College John Richard Allison Library, Robson Square
Library, Science & Engineering Division, St. Mark’s College Library, St. Paul’s Hospital Library, TAG Reading Room, TRIUMF
Library, University Archives, Vancouver School of Theology Library, Womens’ Resources Centre, Womens’ Studies Reading Room,
Woodward Library, Xwi7xwa Library (First Nations House of Learning).
The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre opened in spring 2008; the UBC Okanagan campus continued to grow.
1 Includes 284,711 e-books.
1bi Includes 23,096 new e-books.
4 Current serial titles de-duped (purchased/not purchased).