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Cataloging, Collections and Technical Services
This quarter Gil Kenner began running reports as the administrator of Blue Cloud Analytics (BCA) and we noticed right away library circulation data was inconsistent the data we used to get from EOS Report Writer (which has been retired by the vendor). We have subsequently reached out to EOS support for assistance understanding the discrepancy, but it may take some time to resolve. More info here...
|OCLC WorldCat Cataloging Statistics - October 30, 2019|
|FY20 Q1||FY20 Q2|
|Holdings Added to WorldCat Records||???||50|
|Catalog Record Count|
|Oct. 31||Dec. 31|
|Print Collection Usage for the Quarter|
|Other In House/ILL||8||NOVA||69|
|Total Print Usage||641||Salem||46|
The table to the left adds the total number of print items borrowed by each district/division of VDOT (491) to items borrowed by UVA personnel and others, creating a hard copy borrowing total of 641.
The table below adds the number of downloads from the library's virtual collection this quarter to the circulation from the library's print holdings for a total of 3,709 items borrowed or accessed this quarter.
|Library Usage for the Quarter||4,350|
The table to the left shows the total collection usage for the past five quarters. The FY20 Q2 bar reflects the total seen in the chart above, 3,709 (a combination of print and virtual collection usage).