Library Stats for academic year 2003-2004

(note: stats are not absolutely perfect due to variations in the database and occasional weirdness.)

  • 1050-ish issues made in total - averages very roughly at 34 issues per week, 6.8 per day
    • 227 of these were videos
    • 35 of these were graphic novels
  • 779-ish of these were different items, out of 7252 total items in the library (10.7% of the library was taken out)
  • 61 members borrowed at least one item, out of 79 total members (that's 77% of members)

Top authors borrowed

(includes multiple issues of the same book)

37 - Terry Pratchett
35 - Neil Gaiman
29 - Peter F Hamilton
24 -Tom Holt
23 - Philip Pullman
18 - Simon R Green
18 - Lois McMaster Bujold
18 - Robert Rankin
18 - Anne McCaffrey
17 - David Brin
16 - Robert Jordan
16 - Robert J Sawyer
13 - Laurell K Hamilton
13 - David Eddings
13 - Iain M Banks
13 - Terry Brooks
12 - Orson Scott Card
11 - JRR Tolkien
11 - Elizabeth Moon
11 - Isaac Asimov


Top borrowers

102 - Mitul Shah
73 - Michelle Osmond
70 - Ali Ryan
61 - Juni Andrell
53 - Timothy Henson
44 - Oliver Bartlett
39 - James Barrett
38 - Jakob Whitfield
36 - Ed Walker
34 - Daniel Kirkham
32 - Kathleen Dawes
30 - Michael Wright
28 - Jacob McCarthy
25 - Simon Matthews
23 - Daniel Charnock
22 - Alexander Trenchard

Top Videos Borrowed

4 Issues:
Neverwhere
3 Issues:
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
The Prisoner eps 1,2
Buffy 2.2
Buffy 4.2
2 Issues:
Too many to list!

Top Non-Videos Borrowed

9 - The Reality Dysfunction , Peter F Hamilton
8 - The Amber Spyglass , Philip Pullman
7 - The Subtle Knife , Philip Pullman
6 - Northern Lights , Philip Pullman
6 - Mindstar Rising , Peter F Hamilton
5 - The Sparrow , Mary Doria Russell
5 - Cryptonomicon , Neal Stephenson
4 - Market Forces , Richard Morgan
4 - Startide Rising , David Brin
4 - Sandman 6: A Game of You , Neil Gaiman
4 - Deathstalker , Simon R Green
4 - The Wishsong of Shannara , Terry Brooks
4 - Neuromancer , William Gibson
4 - Excession , Iain M Banks
4 - Snow Crash , Neal Stephenson
4 - Writing Science Fiction , Christopher Evans
4 - Fear Nothing , Dean R Koontz
4 - Discworld: Thief of Time , Terry Pratchett
4 - The Neutronium Alchemist , Peter F Hamilton