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ARL Statistics

ARL Statistics is one of the annual surveys that FSU takes part in.

ARL Statistics collects information on collections, expenditures, staffing, and service activities.
 

A closer look at FSU Library Expenditures (FY 2015-16).

The following charts include expenditures for all FSU Libraries; Strozier, Dirac, Englineering, Law, Medical, Music, Goldstein, Special Collections, FSUPC, and FSURP.

 Total Library expenditures for materials, salaries&wages, operating expenditures

Library expenditures totaled $20,599,073 for FY 2015-2016 

The greatest amount of money is being spent on Library Materials. Further breaking down where that money goes results in the following. 

library materials expenditures breakdown

Within this category, FSU Libraries spends the most money on paying for ongoing resource purchases. This includes paying for subscriptions and annual licensing fees.

Salaries and Wages is the second largest category of spending for FSU Libraries. 

Salaries and wages for all library employees

There was a total of 238 library employees  

number of each type of library employee

2012-2013 ARL Statistics

2013-2014 ARL Statistics

2014-2015 ARL Statistics

2015-2016 ARL Statistics 

 

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