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Library Collections

Section D1
Library Collections


The number of holdings for the 2007-08 year for each of the following categories:

Material Units Number of Holdings
Monograph Titles - Print Titles: # titles 405,360
Monograph Titles - Electronic Titles: # titles 140,436
Microform units: # units 664,920
Government Documents: # documents 0
Manuscripts and Archives: # linear metres 225
Printed Music Scores: # scores 3,020
Cartographic Materials: # sheets 80,806
Graphic Materials: # materials 0
Audio Materials: # titles 23,861
Film & Video Materials: # materials 2,015
Serials - Print & Microform: # titles 924
Serials - Electronic: # titles 17,891
 
Note: Students entering Ontario universities today have access to a growing variety of world-class electronic information resources that are accessible to them 24x7x365. Our libraries are leaders in transforming traditional library services by adopting innovative technological solutions such as ScholarsPortal, a shared gateway to scholarly resources and RACER, a province-wide interlibrary loan service. Through these resources and services our libraries are preparing students for today's world of information. Our libraries also provide a wide array of unique resources, services, and facilities.
Source: Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Statistics report