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Facts and Figures 2014

Total holdings (volumes)
 
10.222.000
Addition to collection (approximate number of volumes)
 
160.000
Current periodicals (print and electronic)
 
63.400
Manuscripts
 
130.000
Incunabula
 
20.000
Data volume of digitised objects (terabyte)
 
585
Digitised volumes
 
1.069.000
Annual downloads of digitised titles
 
870.000
Total expenditure (Euro)
 
57.732.000
Expenditure for media acquisition (Euro)
 
17.535.000
Thereof third-party funds for media acquisition (Euro)
 
8.982.000
Third-party funds for projects (Euro)
 
8.009.555
Current third-party-funded projects
 
53
Full-time equivalents (staff)
 
456
Members of staff (incl. project staff)
 
792
Active users
 
78.000
Loan orders
 
1.870.000
Document delivery orders
 
300.000
Hours of opening per week
 
112
Reader desks
 
984
Visits to reading rooms
 
1.100.000
Information enquiries
 
146.000
Accesses to online catalogue
 
6.501.000
Exhibitions, events
 
53
User trainings, guided library tours
 
421