- Libraries & Spaces
SERVICE ALERT: Blommer Science Library will be closed on Monday, December 22.
In addition to collecting and stewarding resources that comprise a current and retrospective record of human knowledge, the Georgetown University Libraries offer a wide array of services, including reference, instruction and research consultation, to ensure unfettered access to information, and to enhance the University’s goals in learning and the creation of knowledge.
|Number of reference questions asked and answered||21,495|
|Number of research instruction classes taught||425|
|Number of research instruction classes participants||6,265|
|Number of equipment circulated||4,213|
|Number of multimedia instructional sessions taught||58|
|Number of editing rooms checked out||2,822|
|Year the Library opened||1796|
|Year the first Georgetown University Librarian was appointed||1824|
|Year Lauinger Library was dedicated||1970|
|Number of visitors to Lauinger Library in FY2013||979,112|
|Number of visitors to Blommer Science Library in FY2013||92,013|
|Number of staff (FTE)||113.33|
|Number of student assistants (FTE)||21.5|