Statistics

In a year the average SMC student:

Goes to the library 60 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
150 research databases

In 2016-17 SMC students, faculty, and staff:

Visited the library 152,000 times
Searched research databases 238,000 times
Downloaded 203,000 online journal articles
Checked out 23,000 books and other items
Viewed library ebooks 15,000 times
Received 1,400 books and articles via interlibrary loan

The SMC library staff consists of:

9 librarians and 10 other permanent staff members
50 student employees