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ULS Data & Reports

Services

Covid19 activity statistics (login required)
Updated every Monday
Includes daily counts of material requests and scans, online instruction delivered and reference transactions concluded.  Also, see for updated fulfillment workflows.

Reference Transactions (login required)
Updated twice a year (January and July)
Allows to monitor volume and patterns of reference transactions by date and time, patron, librarian, service location, status, and format

Instruction and Outreach (login required)
Updated twice a year (January and July)
Allows to monitor volume and patterns of instruction and outreach activity by date, patron type, librarian, academic faculty, academic department, activity location, tools, topics and skills taught

Includes reports for library visits (gatecounts), access to graduate study spaces and group room digital displays  
 
Includes reports for physical items (books, equipment, reserves, Get-It and EZBorrow) and digital materials (e-journals, e-books, databases and institutional repository downloads) 
 

Surveys

Undergraduate Student Survey 2019 (login required)
Using Ithaka S&R survey instrument

Alfresco Student Survey 2019 (public access)
Short survey administered during ULS Alfresco event (beginning of Fall Semester), exploring students' access to technology, preferences for study spaces, intentions of library use and awareness of ULS services

Faculty Survey 2015 (public access)
Using Ithaka S&R survey instrument

ULS General Survey 2014 (public access)
Administered to all Pitt populations

Swanson School of Engineering Undergraduate Student Survey 2014-2015 (public access)
Analysis of "library questions" added to annual undergrad and graduate surveys conducted by Swanson

Links to historic information literacy surveys & reports

Benchmarks and National Library Data

ULS Fast Facts (login required)
An overview of ULS statistics based on ARL annual reporting; shows data separated for ULS, LAW and HSLS

Updated for FY2019

ARL Comparisons 1992-2018 (login required)
Peer comparisons across ARL Statistics annual data
Updated annually

ARL Comparisons 1992-2018 (public access)
Peer comparisons across ARL Statistics annual data
Updated annually

Projects

Space Assessment

Collections

Services

Information Literacy Testing (public access)