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Statistics include general WYLD statistics, & other licensed database usage 2009-2013 | more statistics

WYLD STATISTICS 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Participating Institutions 111 111 111 111 112
Item Records 3,732,990 3,744,246 3,776,834 3,805,213 3,807,759
Bibliographic Records 1,124,939 1,159,145 1,169,242 1,175,842 1,185,741
Patron Records1 338,024 332,436 353,663 376,714 378,465
Circulation2 5,436,316 5,421,960 5,335,006 5,214,876 5,114,478
WYLDCAT Searches 2,513,080 2,265,990 2,208,702 2,169,294 2,056,796
Licensed Databases, Sessions 1,771,971 1,992,949 2,011,235 2,052,276 2,259,412
Licensed Databases, Searches 3,957,100 4,637,253 4,808,417 4,788,105 6,533,493
Licensed Databases, Retrievals3 2,598,852 4,520,977 4,038,029 3,924,478 5,998,160
Audiobooks Downloads & Renewals 25,298 35,198 41,306 30,894 47,374
Learning Express - Tests Taken 4,447 2,547 2,063 3,539 3,281
Mango Languages - Total Courses (licensed May 2010) 4,519 7,223 8,964 14,352
eBook Downloads - 3M Cloud (from July 2012) 10,640 55,997
eBook Downloads - Freading (from February 2012) 12,720 12,461
1 users considered 'active' include patrons whose accounts were active in the current year or the past five years.
2 circulation includes checkouts, renewals (online and staff), and mark item used transactions.
3 'retrievals' includes: articles viewed; full text displayed.

Database Detail
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Databases sorted by sessions
Database sessions %of Total
EBSCO 740,768 32.79%
Proquest Central 603,505 26.72%
Gale Cengage 358,380 15.87%
Britannica 222,463 9.85%
Worldcat 163,422 7.23%
Bookflix 75,099 3.32%
Culturegrams 34,701 1.54%
SIRS Researcher 18,130 0.80%
Chadwyck-Healy Databases 8,120 0.36%
Cochrane Medical Library* 7,222 0.32%
Ancestry Library 7,802 0.35%
CQ Researcher 5,306 0.23%
Heritage Quest 4,333 0.19%
Chiltons Auto Repair 4,149 0.18%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 4,079 0.18%
HeinOnline 757 0.03%
Proquest Obituaries 538 0.02%
Stat!Ref 482 0.02%
Sanborn Maps 156 0.01%
TOTAL 2,259,412

Databases sorted by searches
Database searches %of Total
EBSCO 4,405,859 67.43%
Gale Cengage 773,087 11.83%
Britannica 433,076 6.63%
Proquest Central 346,229 5.30%
Ancestry Library 305,286 4.67%
Worldcat 171,967 2.63%
SIRS Researcher 42,001 0.64%
Heritage Quest 21,842 0.33%
Chadwyck-Healy Databases 9,713 0.15%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 9,127 0.14%
CQ Researcher 6,322 0.10%
Chiltons Auto Repair 5,367 0.08%
Cochrane Medical Library* 2,656 0.04%
Proquest Obituaries 961 0.01%
Bookflix n/a n/a
Culturegrams n/a n/a
HeinOnline n/a n/a
Sanborn Maps n/a n/a
TOTAL 6,533,493

 

Sorted by retrievals
Database retrievals %of Total
EBSCO 2,201,194 36.70%
Gale Cengage 2,016,164 33.61%
Britannica 460,163 7.67%
Culturegrams 396,643 6.61%
Proquest Central 373,474 6.23%
Bookflix 239,122 3.99%
Ancestry Library 180,422 3.01%
Heritage Quest 48,502 0.81%
SIRS Researcher 26,234 0.44%
Sanborn Maps 18,081 0.30%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 10,199 0.17%
Chadwyck-Healy Databases 9,089 0.15%
CQ Researcher 8,981 0.15%
Cochrane Medical Library* 7,480 0.12%
HeinOnline 1,486 0.02%
Proquest Obituaries 926 0.02%
Chiltons Auto Repair n/a n/a
Worldcat n/a n/a
TOTAL 5,998,160

 

Other
Session Searches
Serials Solutions 18,136 43,281

 

 

Notes on vendor specific data issues:
  • 'n/a' is an indication that this value is not available or not accurately reported.
  • NoveList is combined with EBSCO totals
  • Cochrane Medical Library - usage for December 2013 unavailable.
  • Serials Solutions - multiple databases are searched at one time,
    counts for this service are included separately.

For questions contact Desiree Saunders at: desiree.saunders@wyo.gov