Library Collections

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Library Collections

Section D1
Library Collections

The number of holdings for the 2004-05 year for each of the following categories: 
Material Units Number of Holdings
Monograph Volumes - Print Titles: # volumes 368,029
Monograph Volumes - Electronic Titles: # volumes 28,294
Microform units: # units 661,487
Government Documents: # documents  
Manuscripts and Archives: # linear metres 195
Printed Music Scores: # scores 2,577
Cartographic Materials: # sheets 76,129
Graphic Materials: # materials  
Audio Materials: # titles 21,988
Film & Video Materials: # materials 1,433
Serials - Print & Microform: # titles 1,290
Serials - Electronic: # titles 10,014

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.

Additional Note: # of Government Documents is included in monographs and serial totals.

Source: Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Statistics report