Bibliothèque Mazarine, ms. 3643

Key Figures

(2016 figures)  

Collections

  • 600,000 documents (all kinds)
  • 14,000 linear meters
  • 4,981 manuscripts
  • 2,300 incunabula
  • 2,600 periodicals, of which 650 current
  • 220 artworks
  • 1,500 acquisitions a year

Budget

  • 484,000
  • € 163,000 for documentary acquisitions

Facilities

  • 140 seats in the reading room
  • 44 computer workstations
  • 524 m2 public areas

Staff

  • 32people, of which 26 permanent staff
  • 6 curators
  • 4 art restorers

Frequentation

  • 14,020 reader entries
  • 5,917 documents issued
  • 10 minutes maximum waiting time for a document
  • 739 students attending seminars and training courses
  • 8,535 visitors (exhibitions, tours, lectures)
  • 56,624 connections to the catalogue
  • 65,012 connections to the website

Activity

  • 20,471 new documents described online
  • 4 exhibitions
  • 258 heritage documents exhibited
  • 238 open days
  • 1,864 open hours
  • 153 documents reproduced
  • 235 manuscripts and rare books restorated