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Library details: Ohio State University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Ohio State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 7375670 volumes. The library circulates 2331739 items per year. The library serves a population of 88128 students, faculty and staff.
Other Info: Environment: Founded in 1870, The Ohio State University is a comprehensive, state- assisted university offering a complete environment for learning for its ca. 3,000 faculty and 51,000 students. The University Libraries system is composed of the Main Library, ten department libraries, the University Archives, five special collections, the Law Library and the Health Sciences Library on the Columbus campus; four regional campus libraries; and the libraries of the Agricultural Technical Institute and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center in Wooster. Staff of the Libraries is comprised of 105 librarians and professional staff, 190 support staff, and over 500 student assistants. Its collection of over five million volumes makes it one of the nation''s largest research libraries. The Ohio State University Libraries is a leader in library user educationwith a program that reaches all entering freshmen students and a developing program of course-related instruction for upper level undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a program of online, self-paced tutorials. It is also a leader in the development and use of library-related computer technology and is a charter member of OCLC, Inc. and OhioLINK.
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Administration: The director of the library is Carol Pitts Diedrichs.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
|Service Population||88,128||FTE students, faculty, staff|
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Library Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Library Automation System||Millennium||2000|
|Previous Library Automation System||Innopac||1994|
|Previous Library Automation System||LCS -- Library Control System||1970|
|Previous Library Automation System||None|
|Discovery product||WorldCat Local||2008|
|OpenURL Link resolver||OLinks|
|Federated search product||360 Search|
|Web Content Management||SilverStripe|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Automated Materials Handling||None|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jul 25, 2014.
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