Statistics

In a year the average SMC student:

Goes to the library 50 times
Visits the library website 40 times 
Searches research databases 90 times 

The Durick Library collection includes:

470,000 books, including over 230,000 ebooks
120,000 online journals and magazines
30,000 streaming videos and 5,000 DVDs
150 research databases

In 2017-18 SMC students, faculty, and staff:

Visited the library 130,000 times
Searched research databases 210,000 times
Downloaded 170,000 online journal articles
Checked out 21,000 books and other items
Viewed 2,700 streaming videos
Received 2,400 books and articles via interlibrary loan

The SMC library staff consists of:

16 regular staff members
50 student employees

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