138 · ARL Statistics 2009–2010
All figures are as of 03/31/2010.
Library branches included: William R. Newman Library(Agriculture), Architecture/Fine Arts Library, Archives & Special Collections,
Elizabeth Dafoe Library, Fr. Harold Drake Library, St. John’s College Library, Donald W. Craik Engineering Library, E.K. Williams
Law Library, Albert D. Cohen Management Library, Eckhardt-Gramattee Music Library, Sciences and Technology Library, Neil John
Maclean Health Sciences Library, Bill Larson Library, Carolyn Sifton-Helene Fuld Library, Concordia Hospital Library, J.W. Crane
Memorial Library, Misercordia Health Centre Library, River Health Centre Virtual Library, Seven Oaks General Hospital Library,
Victoria General Hospital Library.
5.b.iv It is not possible to provide a separate count for government document serials received but not purchased.
16-26 Expenditures as reported in Canadian dollars: (16a) $1,739,252; (16b) $6,786,578; (16c) $0; (16d) $346,655; (16) $8,872,485; (17) $85,053; (18a)
$5,944,854; (18b) $5,836,035; (18c) $914,363; (18) $12,695,252; (20) $2,189,382; (21) $23,842,172; (22) $366,089; (23) $4,699,478; (24a) $145,000;
(24b) $0; (25) $456,713; (26) $153,000.
16.c A/V materials, manuscripts, charts and maps, etc. included in questions 16a and 16b cannot be disaggregated.
16.d Includes expenditures for the following: Service Expenditure; Collection Appraisals: $122,312; World Cat Coll; Ref Works; Centre for Lib
Res; CrossRef; MARCit; OCLC Connexions; Springer e-book Cat; Alouette; Bib Records; LOCKSS; Portico; Blackwells; TOC; CLOCKSS;
LTI; Format migration: $14,786; LLMC Digital: $856; PST: $81,932; GST: $2,041; Post/Handling: $124,728.
Library branches included: Science & Engineering Library, and the Image Collection Library.
1.a Figure revised to reflect previously uncounted e-books.
Library branches included: All libraries at MIT are included in the ARL Statistics.
1.b.i Figure includes the following volumes: 31,515 print; 29,199 e-books; 5,465 e-theses; 1,147 digitized.
3 Figure includes the following monographs: 18,075 print; 450 e-books individually purchased; 153,043 e-books purchased in packages;
Eighteenth Century Collection Online (ECCO) 136,000; Springer Ebook 16,585; IEEE/Wiley 400; Oxford Scholarship Online:
5.b.ii Freely accessible e-journals reduced approximately 4,000 titles by changing the SFX Target for Miscellaneous Free Ejournals from “auto-
on” status to selecting only titles of interest.
9 Beginning with the 2009-2010 report, digital images formerly reported as computer files are now being reported in the ARL
Supplementary Statistics, question 10.c, as part of our library digital collection.
27.c Includes both student and casual staff (in lieu of students).
28 Two small branch libraries closed at the start of 2009-2010: 1) Aeronautics 2) Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Science.
32 This figure now correlates to the one reported in the MIT Libraries’ 2009-2010 Annual Report.
All figures are as of 05/31/2010 [Central Library (Richter)] [Marine Library].
Library branches included: Includes the Richter Library (Central Library), Buisson Reference Library (architecture), Prokop-Newman
Information Resource Center (business), Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science Library, Weeks Music Library, and the
independent Calder Memorial (medical) and Law Libraries.
1 Includes 561,979 ETDs and e-books. [Central Library (Richter)]
2 Includes print, e-book, and microform titles in the ILS database. Does not include non-recon titles, e.g., pre-1976 government
documents, special collections, and a small percentage of general collections. Volume counts for the latter are included in our volumes
held, as we kept an historic physical volume count prior to the use of an ILS. [Central Library (Richter)]
6 Only e-serial government document titles are included. [Central Library (Richter)]
13 Includes 5,580 e-music titles. [Central Library (Richter)]
14 Figure includes Medical library audiovisual materials (questions 11-14) and computer files (question 9). [Central Library (Richter)]
18.a Excludes salaries of the Dean and University Librarian and directors of the law and medical libraries. [Central Library (Richter)]