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Cowles Library

Drake University


Address: 2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa
50311-4505
United States

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

Phone: 515-271-2111

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Cowles Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Drake University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 377,117 volumes. The library circulates 16,924 items per year. The library serves a population of 4,346 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Rod Henshaw .

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: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 4,346FTE Students
Collection size377,117volumes
Annual Circulation16,924transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $3,304,306$35,482$202,705$25,531$1,199,977$841,860
2010

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2015
Previous Automation SystemSymphony2002
Previous Automation SystemDRA1990
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2015
Previous Discovery IndexEBSCO Discovery Service2010
Discovery InterfacePrimo2015
Electronic Resource ManagementAlma 
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementCONTENTdm 
Archives ManagementArchon 
Web Content ManagementWordPress 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID1034
OCLC SymbolIOD
WorldCat Registry ID1016
NCES LIBID153269

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 15, 1997 and was last modified on May 26, 2016.

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