Library details: University of Chicago Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Chicago (view map) . The collection of the library contains 11397412 volumes. The library circulates 574679 items per year. The library serves a population of 13421 students, faculty and staff.
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Administration: The director of the library is Brenda L. Johnson .
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
|2012 Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics|
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Kuali OLE*||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||1995|
|Previous Automation System||Locally developed||1987|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||VUfind||2014|
|Discovery Interface||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|Previous Discovery product||AquaBrowser Library||2007|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2001|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Automated Materials Handling||None|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Automation Survey: The 2014 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
Record History: This listing was created on Dec 10, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 1, 2014.