Library details: Homer Babbidge Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Connecticut (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3280237 volumes. The library circulates 157237 items per year. The library serves a population of 27474 students, faculty and staff.
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Administration: The director of the library is Brinley Franklin .
Control: The library is part of a publicly-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
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Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Requires registration at http://guestreg.uconn.edu for users not affiliated with University of Connecticut
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1999|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1991|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Summon||2011|
|Previous Discovery product||WorldCat Local||2009|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2011|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2006|
|Electronic Resource Management||Locally Developed|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|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.|
|WorldCat Registry ID||511|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 3, 2014.
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