Library Collections

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Library Collections

Section D1
Library Collections

The number of holdings for the 2005-06 year for each of the following categories: 
Material Units Number of Holdings
Monograph Titles - Print Titles: # titles 381,983
Monograph Titles - Electronic Titles: # titles 43,820
Microform units: # units 664,338
Government Documents: # documents  
Manuscripts and Archives: # linear metres 200
Printed Music Scores: # scores 2,722
Cartographic Materials: # sheets 81,792
Graphic Materials: # materials  
Audio Materials: # titles 22,898
Film & Video Materials: # materials 1,631
Serials - Print & Microform: # titles 1,256
Serials - Electronic: # titles 14,046

Note: Students entering Ontario universities today have access to a growing variety of world-class electronic information resources that are accessible to them 24x7x365. Our libraries are leaders in transforming traditional library services by adopting innovative technological solutions such as ScholarsPortal, a shared gateway to scholarly resources and RACER, a province-wide interlibrary loan service. Through these resources and services our libraries are preparing students for today's world of information. Our libraries also provide a wide array of unique resources, services, and facilities.

Source: Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Statistics report