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Library branches included: Main, Law, Health Sciences.
6–9, 10, 12 Expenditures as reported in Canadian dollars. Collections Expenditures: (7a) $5,973,362; (7b)
$8,960,044; (7c) $11,222; (7) $14,944,628; Salary Expenditures: (8a) $4,576,456; (8b) $5,483,972; (8c)
$215,419; (8) $10,275,847; (10) $2,757,359; Overall Expenditures: (7) $14,944,628; (8) $10,275,847; (9)
$2,480,163; (6) $27,700,638; (12) NA/UA. NOTE: Total Salaries and Wages (Q8) EXCLUDES Fringe
Benefits Expenditures (Q10).
18, 19 Selection of items for count aligns with CARL annual statistics (which counts only: CRKN,
Project MUSE, PsycInfo, and Business Source Complete where COUNTER statistics are
available). RESOURCES INCLUDED: Adam Matthew Digital; Alexander Street Press (includes,
among other titles, Classical Music Library and Oral History Online); EBSCOhost Business
Source Complete; Elsevier Scopus; Gale Cengage Learning, Eighteenth Century Collections
Online; Gale Cengage Learning, Times Digital Archive; InteLex Past Masters; MathSciNet
(American Mathematical Society); Micromedia ProQuest, Historical Newspapers; PsycInfo;
Thomson Reuters, Web of Knowledge, Derwent Innovations Index; Thomson Reuters, Web of
Knowledge, Journal Citation Reports; Thomson Reuters, Web of Knowledge, Zoological Record;
Thomson Reuters, and Web of Science.
Library branches included: Survey includes all University Park Libraries, as well as the Campus
Libraries. Campus Library locations are as follows: Abington, Altoona, Behrend, Berks, Beaver,
Brandywine, DuBois, Fayette, Great Valley, Greater Allegheny, Harrisburg, Hazleton, Lehigh
Valley, Mont Alto, New Kensington, Schuylkill, Shenango Valley, Wilkes-Barre, Worthington-
Scranton, and York.
Data from the Law and Health Sciences Libraries are included in the figures reported.
11 Editor’s Note: Published figure reflects the official designated percent for the Health Sciences
Library, as this is the maximum value entered for this question.
19, 20 Due to incompatibilities within our reporting systems for electronic resources, we do not feel
we can produce accurate use figures for this fiscal year. We are therefore not reporting data for
lines 19 and 20.
Library branches included: This return includes data from ULS, Law and Health Sciences
libraries at the University of Pittsburgh. The University Library System (ULS) includes the
Allegheny Observatory Library, Archives Service Center, African American Collection, Buhl
Social Library, East Asian Collection, Frick Fine Arts Library, Hillman Library, Katz Graduate
School of Business Library, Langley Library, Music Library, and the Regional Campuses of
Bradford, Greensburg, Johnstown, and Titusville. The Health Sciences Library System includes
the Falk Library of the Health Sciences, the UPMC Shadyside Libraries, and the Children’s
4 More e-books purchased.
7.a Shifted funds to cover costs of on-going resources.
7.b Increasing costs of acquisitions.
9 More funds needed to cover cost of on-going resources cost.
17 This drop in circulations follows the trend over the last few years.
21, 22 FY 2012–2013 data was reported incorrectly.
23 Includes both scholarship and professional doctorates. Previous years reports only included