Library details: Columbus Metropolitan Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Columbus Metropolitan Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,464,406 volumes. The library circulates 15,058,583 items per year. The library serves a population of 850,548 residents .
Other Info: November, 1988: Discovery Place, a computerized card catalog, goes on-line the day after Thanksgiving 1988. Discovery Place replaces the old ComCats and VTLS systems.
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Administration: The director of the library is Patrick Losinski .
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Ohio
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|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Discovery Place||1988|
|Previous Automation System||VTLS||1984|
|Previous Automation System||Gaylord System 100 Circulation||1977|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||None|
|Previous Discovery product||AquaBrowser Library|
|Federated search product||WebFeat PRISM|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Columbus Metropolitan Library|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 22, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 13, 2016.
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