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The BC in figures

Descriptive data

Budget (2021)

7.837.130 €

Estimated area Hospital street headquarters

12.000 m2

Estimated area Villarroel service building

3.000 m2

Linear meters of shelving

63.800 m

Seats (reading points)

229

Collection volume (documents)

4.462.487*

Preserved digital collection volume

78 TB

 

2018

2019

2020

Users with card

297.262

299.552

302.060

Staff

152

152

152

Impact and visibility

 

2018

2019

2020

Advising institutions

1.579

1.370

1.525*

Origin of digital collection's remote users

Catalonia

56,74%

Spain

25,86%

Europe

8,61%

Rest of the world

8,79%

Origin of catalogue's remote users

Catalonia

60,27%

Spain

18,12%

Europe

4,48%

Rest of the world

17,13%

* Data under review.

Indicators

 

2018

2019

2020

User satisfaction

9,1

9,0

**

Compliance of Chart of services' commitments

97,2%

95,3%

98,5%

Number of users: onsite, web, and social networks

1.582.656

2.546.183

3.186.036

Number of catalogue queries 

3.250.258

2.438.711

2.255.656

Number of face-to-face visitors (visits, acts, exhibitions and Open Day) 

13.683

13.984

2.571

Number of virtual visitors (visits, acts, exhibitions and Open Day)

 

 

2.018

Number of activities (visits, acts, exhibitions and Open Day) 

352

398

138

Number of documents supplied/consulted (originals and reproductions) 

1.372.555

2.363.221

2.974.312

Number of BC documents consulted on Google Books

4.824.421

7.274.673

8.800.866

Material delivered electronically

31,78%

31,91%

12,91%

Exhibitions loans (number of ehxibitions/pieces)

18/86

17/99

9/104

Number of documents acquired (purchase, donation, Legal Deposit, and exchange)

172.158

158.970

80.246

Number of processed documents (news, duplicates, rejected)

147.111

139.079

88.414

Number of digital images created

203.217

54.121

380.600

Legal Diposit numbers assigned

35.899

34.871

26.239

ISSN numbers assigned

570

595

313

Number of CANTIC records created (by BC)

18.484

20.142

18.874

Number of CANTIC records created (total)

23.931

23.734

23.889

Number of CIP records created

108

132

105

Opening days per year

291

291

202

Average sick leave per staff member

24

19

16

* In 2020, no user assessment survey was conducted.

Projects and portals

ARCA

Patrimoni d'Editors i Editats

CANTIC

Premsa Catalana Digitalitzada

EUROPEANA

RACO

Fem Memòria

Transcriu-me!!

Google Llibres

VIAF

MDC

WDL

PADICAT