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University of Suffolk at West Suffolk College: Facts and Figures

UCS Bury St. Edmunds Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures (University of Suffolk Bury St Edmunds)

Quality measures academic year 2014 – 15

Information Resources  
Number of printed books in stock 19,976
Number of e-books in stock                                                6,213
Number of videos, dvd’s etc in stock  4,732
Number of journal and newspaper titles available         128
Number of electronic databases available                       166 University of Suffolk (+10 WSC) = 176
Expenditure on books     £25,858
Expenditure on journals      £2,849 HE (ACM and Sage)
Expenditure on Databases                                                              £7,580 HE (CIS)
Expenditure on Interlibrary loans      £302.65
Study Environment  
Number of PC’s        112 (in total Library)
Number of Laptops   20 (+10 surface tablets)
Study Spaces           190
Opening hours per week - term time                                  53.5
Opening hours per week – vacation   37.5
Higher Education FTE Learners   246   
Number of active H.E. borrowers        367
Number of University of Suffolk External borrower       24
Library and information usage  
Number of H.E loans        13,473
Number of holds placed          222