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Brown University Library

Brown University


Address: 10 Prospect Street
Providence, Rhode Island
02912
United States

County: Providence View map of all libraries in Providence County.

Phone: 401-863-2165

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Brown University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Brown University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4723598 volumes. The library circulates 254012 items per year. The library serves a population of 8510 students, faculty and staff.

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Administration: The director of the library is Harriette Hemmasi .

Control: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Doctoral/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 8,510FTE Students
Collection size4,723,598volumes
Annual Circulation254,012transactions
2012 Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
TotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
$21,368,214$12,005$3,313,693$895,116$6,256,722$5,630,100

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemMillennium2000
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1994
Previous Automation SystemBLISS1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery productSummon2011
Previous Discovery productVUfind
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link2011
Previous Link resolverSFX
Federated search productMetaLib 
Electronic Resource ManagementElectronic Resource Management 
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID10
OCLC SymbolRBN
NCES LIBID217156

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Oct 17, 2014.

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