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Library details: University of Kentucky Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Kentucky (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,023,142 volumes. The library circulates 196,235 items per year. The library serves a population of 25,407 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: The University of Kentucky Libraries consists of a main library and 12 branches with combined holdings total more than 2.6 million volumes. The University of Kentucky has a student body of about 24,000. The William T. Young Library opened in April 1998.
Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL)
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Administration: The director of the library is Terry Birdwhistell .
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
|Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics|
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma*||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2000|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1990|
|Previous Automation System||LS/2000||1983|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo||2014|
|Previous Discovery product||WorldCat Local||2009|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2004|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||Hydra|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|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.|
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on May 16, 2015.
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