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Universitätsbibliothek Freie Universität Berlin

Contact Ringo Narewski
Street Garystr. 39
City 14195 Berlin
Phone 030/83854224
Country/State Berlin
User seats per 1.000 members of the primary user group 84
Employees (FTE) per 1.000 members of the primary user group 7,23
Expenditures on literature and information per member of the prim. user gr. 116
Percentage of Expenditure f. Information Provision spent on the electr. Collection 48,0
Opening hours per week 55
Library visits per capita of the primary user group 45
Virtual Visits (Sessions) per capita of the primary user group n/a
User training participants per 1.000 members of the primary user group 160
Immediate media availability (%) 90,7
Library expenditure per capita (active borrowers) (in euros) 1.016
Ratio of acquisition expenditures to staff costs 34
Workflow productivity (media processing) 2.520
Workflow productivity (circulation services: loans and interlibrary loans) 14.954
Staff training (days) 2,7
Percentage of university means allocated to the library 7,3
Percentage of library means received through third-party and special funds 2,9
Percentage of library staff providing and developing electronic services 6,1
Basis data
Number of libraries incl. branches (locations) 12
User workplaces in total 2.987
Members of the primary user group 35.395
Total number of staff (in FTE) 256,00
Spending on media acquisition, incl. binding (in euros) 4.110.844
Spending on media acquisition: digital/electronic media (in euros) 1.937.848
Spending on media acquisition, excl. binding (in euros) 4.039.109
Opening hours per week (main library) 55
Library visits 1.606.200
Virtual library visits n/a
Training participants 5.660
Circulation without prolongations and reservations (in media units) 418.009
Circulation without prolongations plus interlibrary loan orders (passive) (in media units) 460.691
Current spending, excl. capital investment (in euros) 19.479.723
Registered (active) users (institution members) 19.176
Staffing costs (in euros) 12.113.744
Acquisitions (in media units) 91.991
Number of staff: media processing (in FTE) 36,50
Number of staff: circulation and interlibrary loan plus document delivery service (in FTE) 31,50
Circulation (without prolongations) plus active and passive interlibrary loan orders 471.048
Employees’ advanced training (in days) 642
Number of staff paid by funding body (in FTE) 236,00
Library means provided by funding body (without third-party funds, plus capital investment) 19.177.121
Institution means (without third-party funds and special funds) 262.988.000
Generated funds, third-party funds and special funds of the library 575.011
Library means in total (incl. capital investment) 19.752.132
Number of staff for electronic services (in FTE) 15,50