USC Libraries Facts and Figures

The USC Libraries actively support the discovery, creation, and preservation of knowledge. We develop collections and services that support and encourage the academic endeavors of faculty, students, and staff; build a community of critical consumers of information; and help develop engaged world citizens. USC has 23 libraries and information centers and the USC Digital Library. For more information on the Libraries' mission, check out the Strategic Plan.

Please contact Caroline Muglia, Collection Assessment Librarian, with any questions or comments.

Gate Counts

Gate counts reflect the number of visitors to USC Libraries each semester. Recording counts is the responsibility and at the discretion of library heads. Statistics will be added by July 31, 2015.


To better serve our user community, the USC Libraries regularly invite USC students, faculty, and staff to provide feedbck on core library services.

2015 | The most recent survey conducted by Ithaka closes on July 15, 2015 after which the Summary report will be available for view.