Fulton Library Statistics

The Building

  • Architects
    • Alspector Architecture, LLC
    • Cooper Roberts Simonsen Architects
  • Cost: $48,000,000
  • Features:
    • Classrooms: 10
    • Group Study and Media Viewing Rooms: 31
    • 150+ computers in the Information Commons
    • Library cafe
    • Writing Center
    • Visual Arts Lab
  • Number of floors: 5
  • Square feet: 190,000
  • Opened: July 1, 2008

Library Budget

  • 2014/2015 Fiscal Year: $3,324,669 (excluding nonappropriated funds)

Library Collections

As of February 21, 2017

  • Archival Materials: 2,181 (excludes digital materials)
  • Audio CDs: 6,054
  • Books:
    • Children's Collection: 5,627
    • eBooks: 152,916
    • Law Collection: 4,285
    • Reference Collection: 8,273 (includes Wasatch reference collection)
    • Regular Collection: 188,273 (includes browsing, career, and Wasatch collections)
  • Databases: 155
  • Journals: 100,000+
  • Maps: 5,572
  • Videos: 18,403
  • Streaming Videos: 24,141
  • Streaming Videos: 15,650

Library Use

Total Gate Count:

  • 2017: 825,000
  • 2016: 796,167
  • 2015: 752,041
  • 2014: 775,925
  • 2013: 1,112,611
  • 2012: 1,142,399
  • 2011: 1,118,327
  • 2010: 1,223,985
  • 2009: 1,047,611

Total Checkouts:

  • 2017: 75,086 
  • 2016: 59,257
  • 2015: 65,975
  • 2014: 64,595
  • 2013: 104,176
  • 2012: 109,194
  • 2011: 109,413
  • 2010: 105,008
  • 2009: 124,482

Total Database Searches

  • 2017: 1,640,001
  • 2016: 1,661,258
  • 2015: 1,848,309
  • 2014: 1,418,925 
  • 2013: 2,213,888
  • 2012: 2,277,825
  • 2011: 3,417,871
  • 2010: 2,706,408
  • 2009: 1,984,610

Total Reference Questions:

  • 2017: 9,287
  • 2016: 10,114
  • 2015: 11,622
  • 2014: 10,137
  • 2013: 8,792
  • 2012: 10,005
  • 2011: 11,369
  • 2010: 11,997

Library Staff

  • Librarians: 15
  • Full time staff: 20
  • Half time staff: 1

Branch Libraries

  • Wasatch Campus (Heber City)