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Andrew L. Bouwhuis, SJ Library Information: Collection

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Collection Facts

There are approximately 305,000 physical items in the library collection.

Physical items added to the collection:

  • 2014: 5,653
  • 2019:5,651

Ebooks available:

  • 2014: 74,353
  • 2019: 2,086,402

The library lends more than books and DVDs. There were 6,475 such items checked out in 2018-19, including:

  • Headphones
  • Dry erase markers
  • Phone chargers
  • Tools
  • Adapters - HDMI, VGA, etc.
  • Cameras
  • Tripods
  • DVD drives
  • Games
  • Presentation remotes
  • Projectors
  • Calculators

The library is a member of Connect NY, which is a consortium of academic libraries that share materials. The Connect NY combined collection makes more than 8 million items available to Canisius library users.