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The BC in figures

Descriptive data

Budget (2018)

7.256.630 €

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

4.084.092

 

2015

2016

2017

Users with card

289.494

292.978

295.215

Staff

157

152

152

Impact and visibility

 

2015

2016

2017

Advising institutions

1.956

1.640

1.483

Origin of digital collection's remote users

Catalonia

70,50%

Spain

12,45%

Europe

8,40%

Rest of the world

8,65%

Origin of catalogue's remote users

Catalonia

76,05%

Spain

14,45%

Europe

5,45%

Rest of the world

4,05%

Indicators

 

2015

2016

2017

User satisfaction

9,0

9,0

9,0

Compliance of Chart of services' commitments

95,6%

96,4%

96,7%

Number of users: onsite, web, and social networks

1.667.181

1.532.362

1.490.845

Number of catalogue queries 

2.701.904

2.850.967

2.533.325

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

14.529

15.436

14.701

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

336

364

367

Number of  documents supplied/consulted (originals and reproductions) 

1.460.055

1.336.633

1.283.926

Material delivered electronically

31,09%

31,60%

36,36%

Exhibitions loans (number of ehxibitions/pieces)

21/214

8/71

22/127

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

140.872

149.078

142.349

Number of processed documents (news, duplicates, rejected)

147.566

148.802

146.654

Number of digital images created

229.763

233.015

84.862

Legal Diposit numbers assigned

37.900

33.182

35.475

ISSN numbers assigned

383

347

625

Number of CANTIC records created (by BC)

9.292

9.812

15.599

Number of CANTIC records created (total)

20.660

18.360

23.344

Number of CIP records created

123

111

151

Opening days per year

289

291

291

Average sick leave per staff member

17

19

21

Projects and portals

ARCA (http://www.bnc.cat/digital/arca)

Transcriu-me!! (http://transcriu.bnc.cat)

MDC (http://mdc1.cbuc.cat)

EUROPEANA (http://www.europeana.eu)

PADICAT (http://www.padicat.cat)

GOOGLE LLIBRES (http://books.google.cat)

CANTIC (http://cantic.bnc.cat)

WDL (http://www.wdl.org/en)

RACO (http://www.raco.cat/index.php/raco)

VIAF (http://viaf.org)

FEM MEMÒRIA (http://mdc.cbuc.cat/cdm/search/collection/femmemoria/lang/en_US)

PATRIMONI D'EDITORS I EDITATS (http://www.bnc.cat/Editors-i-Editats-de-Catalunya)