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WYLD STATISTICS 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Participating Institutions 111 111 111 112 112
Item Records 3,744,246 3,776,834 3,805,213 3,807,759 3,730,731
Bibliographic Records 1,159,145 1,169,242 1,175,842 1,185,741 1,157,709
Patron Records1 332,436 353,663 376,714 378,465 363,089
Circulation2 5,421,960 5,335,006 5,214,876 5,114,478 4,929,176
WYLDCAT Searches (Classic) 2,265,990 2,208,702 2,169,294 2,056,796 893,904
WYLDCAT Searches (Enterprise) 679,444
Licensed Databases, Sessions 1,992,949 2,011,235 2,052,276 2,259,412 2,152,261
Licensed Databases, Searches 4,637,253 4,808,417 4,788,105 6,533,493 6,220,126
Licensed Databases, Retrievals3 4,520,977 4,038,029 3,924,478 5,998,160 3,303,564
Learning Express - Tests Taken 2,547 2,063 3,539 3,281 3,716
Mango Languages - Total Courses (licensed May 2010) 4,519 7,223 8,964 14,352 14,568
Audiobooks Downloads & Renewals 35,198 41,306 30,894 47,374 73,790
eBook Downloads - 3M Cloud (from July 2012) 10,640 55,997 79,654
eBook Downloads - Freading (from February 2012) 12,720 12,461 7,900
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 806,480 37.47%
Proquest Central 411,752 19.13%
Britannica 247,769 11.51%
Gale Cengage 216,742 10.07%
Chadwyck-Healy Databases 187,264 8.70%
Bookflix 179,065 8.32%
Culturegrams 37,085 1.72%
SIRS Researcher 35,155 1.63%
Ancestry Library 7,770 0.36%
Cochrane Medical Library 6,015 0.28%
Heritage Quest 4,235 0.20%
Chiltons Auto Repair 4,224 0.20%
CQ Researcher 3,246 0.15%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 2,266 0.11%
ReferenceUSA 1,493 0.07%
Proquest Obituaries 635 0.03%
Stat!Ref 480 0.02%
HeinOnline 394 0.02%
Sanborn Maps 191 0.01%
TOTAL 2,152,261

Databases sorted by searches
Database searches %of Total
EBSCO 4,236,238 68.11%
Britannica 819,018 13.17%
Gale Cengage 592,938 9.53%
Ancestry Library 283,520 4.56%
Proquest Central 182,738 2.94%
SIRS Researcher 51,994 0.84%
Heritage Quest 21,917 0.35%
Chadwyck-Healy Databases 8,888 0.14%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 5,761 0.09%
Chiltons Auto Repair 5,229 0.08%
ReferenceUSA 4,218 0.07%
CQ Researcher 3,942 0.06%
Cochrane Medical Library 1,916 0.03%
Proquest Obituaries 1,140 0.02%
HeinOnline 669 0.01%
Bookflix n/a n/a
Culturegrams n/a n/a
Sanborn Maps n/a n/a
TOTAL 6,220,126

 

Sorted by retrievals
Database retrievals %of Total
EBSCO 1,308,769 39.62%
Britannica 493,202 14.93%
Bookflix 412,297 12.48%
Culturegrams 362,020 10.96%
Gale Cengage 213,176 6.45%
Proquest Central 191,828 5.81%
Ancestry Library 177,209 5.36%
Heritage Quest 43,863 1.33%
SIRS Researcher 33,579 1.02%
ReferenceUSA 17,301 0.52%
Sanborn Maps 13,989 0.42%
Chadwyck-Healy 13,981 0.42%
eLibrary (Curriculum Ed.) 6,982 0.21%
Cochrane Medical Library 6,437 0.19%
CQ Researcher 5,564 0.17%
HeinOnline 2,585 0.08%
Proquest Obituaries 782 0.02%
Chiltons Auto Repair n/a n/a
Stat!Ref n/a n/a
TOTAL 3,303,564

 

Other
Sessions Searches
Serials Solutions 15,604 37,542

 

 

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
  • 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