Lunds University

LUB in numbers


2011

  • Turnover SEK 228 million
  • At the 32 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2 049 study places and 537 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up approximately 168 000 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 14 833 in print and 18 980 electronic journals
  • Other digital resources were 180 databases and 185 553 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 11.4 million for printed and SEK 40.8 million for electronic material.
  • 558 522 loans, of which 28 145 interlibrary loans
  • 3 037 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 21 482 participants
  • The digital teaching resources (learning resources) increased during the year from 104 to 300
  • 194 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK 1.2 million

 

2010

  • Turnover SEK 219 million
  • At the 31 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2 666 study places and 530 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up approximately 173 000 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 13 819 in print and 19 014 electronic journals
  • Other digital resources were 138 databases and 50 364 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 11.8 million for printed and SEK 37.9 million for electronic material
  • 590 235 loans, of which 42 016 interlibrary loans
  • 2 595 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 18 552 participants
  • The digital teaching resources (learning resources) increased during the year from 88 to 104
  • 189 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK1.1 million

 

2009

  • Turnover SEK 215 million
  • At the 32 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2 693 study places and 543 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up approximately 172 000 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 13 757 in print and 12 384 electronic journals
  • Other digital resources were 208 databases and 36 096 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 13.5 million for printed and SEK 35.5 million for electronic material
  • 483 516 loans, of which 29 698 interlibrary loans
  • 3 138 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 16 752 participants
  • The digital teaching resources (learning resources) increased during the year from 88 to 104
  • 189 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK1.1 million

 
2008

  • Turnover SEK 211 million
  • At the 32 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2758 study places and 544 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up approximately 168 300 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 16 535 in print and 20 065 electronic journals
  • Other digital resources were 546 databases and 20 690 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 14.9 million for printed and SEK 31.6 million for electronic material
  • 516 671 loans, of which 24 330 interlibrary loans
  • 2824 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 15 535 participants
  • The digital teaching resources (learning resources) increased during the year from 21 to 88 and were consulted 29 000 times
  • 188 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK 2 million

 

2007

  • Turnover SEK 199 million
  • At the 33 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2862 study places and 508 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up just over 167 700 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 16 613 in print and 16 501 electronic journal
  • Other digital resources were 544 databases and 13 849 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 14.3 million for printed and SEK 34.6 million for electronic material
  • 547 622 loans, of which 30 583 interlibrary loans
  • 2693 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 17 054 participants
  • 201 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK1.6 million

 

2006

  • Turnover SEK 195 million
  • At the 33 units in the LU libraries network, there were 2595 study places and 466 public computers
  • The collections of printed books and journals took up just over 170 000 metres of shelving
  • Ongoing subscriptions were 18 840 in print and 8921 electronic journals
  • Other digital resources were 311 databases and 13 400 e-books
  • The total acquisition costs were SEK 14.5 million for printed and SEK 26.7 million for electronic material
  • 621 071 loans, of which 30 389 interlibrary loans
  • 2543 hours of teaching were organised at the libraries, involving 10 837 participants
  • 201 full-time equivalent employees at the libraries took part in professional development worth SEK 1 296 000

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