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How many patrons come into the SAC Library? An automatic gate counter installed at the entrance of each service area collects this data for us.

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Library Gate Count: Fall 2017- Summer 2018

Service Area Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018 Totals
         
Reference (2nd floor) 51,988 48,771   100,759
Circulation (3rd floor) 60,933 23,236   84,169
Reserves (4th floor) 15,231 9,623   24,854
TOTAL 128,152 81,630   209,782

The 4th floor does not have a gate counter installed at the ELEVATOR entrance. Numbers are from Main Entry only.

Library Gate Count: Fall 2016 - Summer 2017

Service Area Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Totals
         
Reference (2nd floor) 50,912 49,701 17,023 117,636
Circulation (3rd floor) 62,102 25,947 28,179 116,228
Reserves (4th floor) 17,885 11,257 3,563 32,705
TOTAL 130,899 86,905 48,765 266,569

The 4th floor does not have a gate counter installed at the ELEVATOR entrance. Numbers are from Main Entry only.

Library Gate Count: Fall 2015 - Summer 2016

Service Area Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Summer 2016 Totals
         
Reference (2nd floor) 51,699 48,155 18,221 118,075
Circulation (3rd floor) 63,746 21,033 30,769 115,548
Reserves (4th floor) 18,124 10,822 5,796 24,742
TOTAL 133,569 80,010 54,786 268,365

The 4th floor does not have a gate counter installed at the ELEVATOR entrance. Numbers are from Main Entry only.

Library Gate Count: Fall 2014-Summer 2015

Service Area Fall 2014 Spring 2015 Summer 2015*** Total
Reference (2nd) 52,190 40,535 19,257 111,982
Reserves (2nd)* 21,799 12,828 6716 41,343
Circulation (3rd) 62,984 19,658 34,485 117,127
McAllister & Quiet Study (4th)** 17,115 26,883 5555 49,553
Total 154,088 99,904 66,013 320,005

 

*Reserves was moved to the 4th floor during Summer 2015 due to staffing issues. The 2nd floor Reserves area remained open as an Open Study Space for students.

**The 4th floor does not have a gate counter installed at the ELEVATOR entrance. Numbers are from Main Entry only.

***Summer 2015 Counts include Spring 2015 Finals Week.

San Antonio College Library, 1819 Main Ave., San Antonio, TX 78212
Located in the Moody Learning Center (MLC) building, floors 2 - 5
Reference Desk: (210) 486-0554 * Send Email
Library interior & exterior photos by: Leonard Ziegler, SAC photographer

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