Library details: Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (view map) . The collection of the library contains 20,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 3,500,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 350,000 .
Other Info: FLVC is an agency of public higher education in Florida, hosted at the University of Florida. It supports the 29 colleges and 11 universities.
FLVC-Gainesville website: http:www.fcla.edu
FLVC-Gainesville operates an Aleph 500 system with a single shared catalog of 10.5 million bib records. In addition, a Solr/Lucene-based Discovery product with a locally-developed UI (called Mango) has been implemented as both a union catalog - http://catalog.fcla.edu - and as separate institutional views, e.g., http://fgcu.catalog.fcla.edu
FCLA also licenses almost 200 A&I and full-text databases: http://pubarrow.fcla.edu/reports/f?p=106:30
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Administration: The director of the library is Jim Corey .
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra*||2016|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2002|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1982|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2010|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Digital Asset Management||DigiTool|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 21, 1998 and was last modified on Jul 6, 2016.
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