UVA Library Facts

2016:

Facilities: 12

Staff: 211

Budget: $37.7 million

Books: >5 million

Manuscripts and archives: 20.1 million

E-books: 480,455

Electronic journals: 201,448

Instructional sessions: 1,140

Reference interactions: ~46,000

Room reservations: ~70,000

Visits to Library website: 1,148,884

Visits to LibGuides (Library research pages): 418,078

Fireplaces: 3 (one working)

Ghosts reported: 2

Oldest item in Special Collections: Babylonian clay tablets, ca. 2350 BCE