Key Figures

 
 
2014
2015
+/-%
 
 
 
 
Swiss literary output
 
 
 
Books published in Switzerland
12'711
12'208
-4,0%
Non-commercial publications
         6'034
5'550
-8,0%
 
 
 
 
Collection
 
 
 
Collections holdings: publications (in million units)
4,44
4,50
+1,5%
Collections holdings - Prints and Drawings Department: Federal Archives of Historic Monuments (in million units, estimates)
1,2
1,2
0,0%
Collections holdings - Prints and Drawings Department
(excluding Federal Archives of Historic Monuments),
individual collections
78 
80 
+2,6%
Swiss Literary Archives: archives and literary estates1
341 
353 
+3,5% 
Helveticat, total bibliographic records
1'616'879
1'653'752
+2,3%
HelveticArchives, total records
370'099 
446'371 
+20,6% 
Swiss Poster Catalogue, total bibliographic records
77'170 
80'105 
+3,8% 
Swiss Literary Archives: online archive inventories
131
150
+14,5%
 
 
 
 
User services
 
 
 
Active users
5'679 
6'247 
+10,0% 
Individual loans (loaned documents)
76'121
69'605
-8,6%
Information retrievals
17'941
 20'075
+11,9%
Number of visits to www.nb.admin.ch
527'204
515'249
-2,3%
Number of visitors at exhibitions, guided tours, events, training sessions
21'147
18'109
-14,4%
 
 
 
 
Resources
 
 
 
Employees (full time equivalents, annual average)
126.0
126.0
0,0%
Operating expenses (in millions of CHF)
            36,1
36,2
+0,3%
Operating income (in millions of CHF)
0,3
0,3
0,0%
Swiss National Sound Archives subsidy (in millions of CHF)
1,6
1,6
0,0%

1 Number of collections listed in the Index of manuscript collections held in libraries and archives in Switzerland.

Last modification 16.06.2016

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