Statistics

In a year the average SMC student:

Goes to the library 65 times
Visits the library website 50 times 
Searches research databases 100 times 

The Durick Library collection includes:

460,000 books, including over 230,000 ebooks
120,000 online journals and magazines
5,000 DVDs
160 research databases

In 2015-16 SMC students, faculty, and staff:

Visited the library 186,000 times
Searched research databases 285,000 times
Downloaded 227,000 online journal articles
Checked out 29,000 books and other items
Viewed library ebooks 15,000 times
Received 1,700 books and articles via interlibrary loan
Asked 1,000 reference questions

The SMC library staff consists of:

9 librarians and 11 other permanent staff members
45 student workers

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