Library and IT By the Numbers

Library and IT by the Numbers (Academic Year 2012-2013):

Here’s a sampling of statistics from our organization.  These numbers underscore the incredible work that our staff does every day!

250 GB: Data transferred on a typical day

102.76 Terabytes: Data transferred during Bucknell vs. Butler game

4,200: wireless devices on Bucknell network in a typical evening

12,453: resolved technology support calls

296: number of courses converted to Moodle from Blackboard

164,600: page views on Research by Subject Guides

2,192 reference questions, 140 research consultations with students

241: information literacy sessions taught by librarians

4,405: number of students attending library instruction sessions

6,574: “Get It” interlibrary loan/acquisitions requests

297 (98 physical, 199 virtual; 172 Windows, 125 Linux): servers maintained/hosted in our data centers

332,001: billable long distance calls

1,048,575: external phone calls

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