Library details: Albert B. Alkek Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Texas State University. The collection of the library contains 2,383,627 volumes. The library circulates 172,909 items per year. The library serves a population of 31,225 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: We use a web content management system called Magnolia - it's not one of the selectable systems
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Administration: The director of the library is Joan Heath, Assistant Vice President, University Library .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).
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Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2006|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1990|
|Previous Automation System||Locally developed||1976|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2010|
|OpenURL Link resolver||LinkSource|
|Electronic Resource Management||Electronic Resource Management|
|Digital Asset Management||DSpace|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 9, 1998 and was last modified on May 30, 2016.
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