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Universitätsbibliothek Magdeburg Otto-von-Guericke-Universität

Contact Dr. Jürgen Heeg
Street Universitätsplatz 2
City 39016 Magdeburg
Phone 0391/671 86 39
Country/State Sachsen-Anhalt
User seats per 1.000 members of the primary user group 64
Employees (FTE) per 1.000 members of the primary user group 5,76
Expenditures on literature and information per member of the prim. user gr. 230
Percentage of Expenditure f. Information Provision spent on the electr. Collection 78,0
Opening hours per week 85
Library visits per capita of the primary user group 59
Virtual Visits (Sessions) per capita of the primary user group 26
User training participants per 1.000 members of the primary user group 256
Immediate media availability (%) 86,8
Library expenditure per capita (active borrowers) (in euros) 522
Ratio of acquisition expenditures to staff costs 96
Workflow productivity (media processing) 3.090
Workflow productivity (circulation services: loans and interlibrary loans) 20.171
Staff training (days) 3,2
Percentage of university means allocated to the library 8,7
Percentage of library means received through third-party and special funds 1,3
Percentage of library staff providing and developing electronic services 5,6
Basis data
Number of libraries incl. branches (locations) 2
User workplaces in total 992
Members of the primary user group 15.469
Total number of staff (in FTE) 89,05
Spending on media acquisition, incl. binding (in euros) 3.557.687
Spending on media acquisition: digital/electronic media (in euros) 2.747.280
Spending on media acquisition, excl. binding (in euros) 3.522.434
Opening hours per week (main library) 85
Library visits 907.895
Virtual library visits 399.042
Training participants 3.965
Circulation without prolongations and reservations (in media units) 166.883
Circulation without prolongations plus interlibrary loan orders (passive) (in media units) 192.277
Current spending, excl. capital investment (in euros) 7.466.755
Registered (active) users (institution members) 14.306
Staffing costs (in euros) 3.696.832
Acquisitions (in media units) 33.987
Number of staff: media processing (in FTE) 11,00
Number of staff: circulation and interlibrary loan plus document delivery service (in FTE) 10,00
Circulation (without prolongations) plus active and passive interlibrary loan orders 201.709
Employees’ advanced training (in days) 243
Number of staff paid by funding body (in FTE) 77,00
Library means provided by funding body (without third-party funds, plus capital investment) 7.535.231
Institution means (without third-party funds and special funds) 86.360.000
Generated funds, third-party funds and special funds of the library 100.200
Library means in total (incl. capital investment) 7.635.431
Number of staff for electronic services (in FTE) 5,00