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Free Library of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA


Address: 1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19103
United States

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

Phone: 215-686-5300

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Free Library of Philadelphia is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Free Library of Philadelphia (view map) . The collection of the library contains 8144478 volumes. The library circulates 6294315 items per year. The library serves a population of 1517550 residents .

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Administration: The director of the library is Siobhan A. Reardon .

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .

Statistics Public
Service Population 1,517,550Residents
Collection size8,144,478volumes
Annual Circulation6,294,315transactions

NCES Statistics:
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Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony2004
Previous Automation SystemDRA1995
Previous Automation SystemPLUS
Discovery productAquaBrowser Library
Federated search productWebFeat PRISM 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
(The system currently named PLUS by Geac was previously called Libs100 or Libs100PLUS from a company called CLSI.)

Automation Survey:

Identifiers
libraries.org ID1068
OCLC SymbolPLF
NCES FSCSKEYPA0385
NCES LIBIDPA0385002

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 15, 1997 and was last modified on Oct 17, 2014.

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