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Karlsruher Institut für Technologie - KIT KIT-Bibliothek

Contact Sabine Benz
Street Am Forum 2
City 76131 Karlsruhe
Phone 0721/608 43128
Country/State Baden-Württemberg
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User seats per 1.000 members of the primary user group 48
Employees (FTE) per 1.000 members of the primary user group 2,95
Expenditures on literature and information per member of the prim. user gr. 139
Percentage of Expenditure f. Information Provision spent on the electr. Collection 85,0
Opening hours per week 168
Library visits per capita of the primary user group 87
Virtual Visits (Sessions) per capita of the primary user group 28
User training participants per 1.000 members of the primary user group 71
Immediate media availability (%) 85,3
Library expenditure per capita (active borrowers) (in euros) 456
Ratio of acquisition expenditures to staff costs 83
Workflow productivity (media processing) 3.912
Workflow productivity (circulation services: loans and interlibrary loans) 56.335
Staff training (days) 4,1
Percentage of university means allocated to the library 1,7
Percentage of library means received through third-party and special funds 16,8
Percentage of library staff providing and developing electronic services 13,7
Basis data
Number of libraries incl. branches (locations) 6
User workplaces in total 1.693
Members of the primary user group 35.194
Total number of staff (in FTE) 103,78
Spending on media acquisition, incl. binding (in euros) 4.885.195
Spending on media acquisition: digital/electronic media (in euros) 4.133.868
Spending on media acquisition, excl. binding (in euros) 4.861.191
Opening hours per week (main library) 168
Library visits 3.062.413
Virtual library visits 994.922
Training participants 2.511
Circulation without prolongations and reservations (in media units) 246.999
Circulation without prolongations plus interlibrary loan orders (passive) (in media units) 289.493
Current spending, excl. capital investment (in euros) 11.352.614
Registered (active) users (institution members) 24.876
Staffing costs (in euros) 5.892.129
Acquisitions (in media units) 24.530
Number of staff: media processing (in FTE) 6,27
Number of staff: circulation and interlibrary loan plus document delivery service (in FTE) 5,36
Circulation (without prolongations) plus active and passive interlibrary loan orders 301.956
Employees’ advanced training (in days) 388
Number of staff paid by funding body (in FTE) 95,30
Library means provided by funding body (without third-party funds, plus capital investment) 10.155.737
Institution means (without third-party funds and special funds) 594.249.947
Generated funds, third-party funds and special funds of the library 2.051.053
Library means in total (incl. capital investment) 12.206.790
Number of staff for electronic services (in FTE) 14,20