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Stadtbibliothek Karlsruhe

Contact Johann Schuhmacher
Street Ständehausstr. 2
City 76133 Karlsruhe
Phone 0721/133 42 40
Country/State Baden-Württemberg
"Wegweiser Kommune" Demography Type 2
Collection units per capita 1,1
User floor space in sqm per 1.000 capita 24
Employees per 1.000 capita 0,17
Computer workstations per 10.000 capita 2,3
Internet services 7
Events per 1.000 capita 1,6
Library Visits per capita 1,7
Virtual library visits per capita 0,9
Loans per capita 5,7
Stock turnover rate 5,3
Total opening hours per year per 1.000 capita 32
Acquisitions budget per loan (in Euros) 0,25
Employee hours per opening hour 10,4
Visits per opening hour 54,5
Current expenditure per visit 11,61
Renewal rate (%) 11,6
Advanced training per employee (%) 0,6
Capital investment per capita 0,63
Basis data
Inhabitants 299.482
Total media collections (in media units) 322.365
Acquisitions (in media units) 37.447
User floor space in sqm 7.211
Total number of staff (in FTE) 51,33
Computer workstations 70
Website yes
Opac yes
Interactive account management yes
Electronic reference services yes
Electronic resources yes
Pro-active information services yes
Web 2.0 services no
WLAN yes
Virtual library visits (sessions) 278.904
Library visits 523.127
Circulation (in media units) 1.703.259
Spending on media acquisition, incl. binding and licences (in euros) 423.650
Total opening hours per year 9.606
Current library expenditure (in euros) 6.072.565
Capital investments (in euros) 187.210
Employees’ advanced training (in hours) 566
Number of events 494
Registered (active) users 28.043
Computer workstations (web-enabled) 45
Total Number of libraries 9
Thereof number of branch libraries 7
Thereof number of mobile libraries 1
Employees’ overall hours (gross working time) per year 100.094
Opening hours per week (main library) 38,0
Library charge yes