There are many facto
For 2006-07, $590,000 will be available to spend on all subscriptions and purchases, about 50% of what was available in 2001-02. At this point, the Library spends much less than 1% of the total budget of the HSU Campus ($89,805,006 in 2004/05) on library materials.
Supplementary resources are limited.
Interlibrary Loans work well but take between 7 and 8 days for an article
and over 10 days for a book, on average. The nearest sizeable library is 5
Books: Purchases down 90%
Videos: Purchases down 32%
Online Periodical Access: Titles down 35%
Serials: Subscriptions down 85%
Recent Cancellation Projects:
Mary H. Kay
Collection Development Librarian
Library 117, 826-3414