User Population and Collection Statistics

Primary User Population Statistics (obtained from TAMU Enrollment Profile Fall 2014)

The 2014 Fall enrollment for Texas A&M University totaled approximately 62,000 students, and of that total, the College Station campus enrolled 55,810 students. The undergraduate enrollment comprises roughly 76.5% or 47,500 of the students. Doctoral students comprised 32.9% or 4,804 of the total graduate and first professional student population (14,618). For the most current statistics, consult the Texas A&M Office of Institutional Studies and Planning.

Collection Statistics as submitted to the Association of Research Libraries (ARL)

The Libraries are dedicated to providing materials in a variety of formats accessible both on campus and remotely. Resources and expenditures for the 2013-2014 reporting period were approximately:

  • 5,173,340 million volumes held
  • 1,509,470 eBooks held
  • 2,571 databases
  • 6,775,845 million microforms held
  • $23,609,080 Total Library Materials Expenditures (2013/2014)

Additionally, TAMU Libraries strive to be the best in class. For the 2012-2013 fiscal year, the Libraries were ranked 9th among ARL US Public University Libraries and 19th in ARL Overall ranking.