The Prescott Memorial Library is open year round to allow students and community members access to its specialized collections. The online services provided through the Library's website allows access even when the building is closed.
More than 470,500 items were circulated from the Library's physical holdings or retrieved through inter-library services and databases.
On average, 1,060 Louisiana Tech students, faculty, and staff made daily use of the Library's facilities and resources, in person or by remote access, and retrieved 1,500 items per day as they did so.
Interim Dean of
Library Statistics, 2013-2014
|Bound Volumes - Books & Periodicals||456,152|
|Checked Out/In-House Use||50,399|
|Articles Delivered Electronically||412,884|
|Books & Articles InterLibrary Services||8, 503|
|Items Loaned (Books & Articles)||4,506|
|Items Borrowed (Books & Articles)||3,472|
|Items Delivered (Articles for Fee)||525|