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Ralph J. Bunche Library

United States -- Department of State


Address: 2201 C Street, NW; Room 3239
Washington, District of Columbia
20520-2442
United States

Phone: 202-647-1099

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Library details: Ralph J. Bunche Library is a Government Agency library.
This library is affiliated with United States -- Department of State. The collection of the library contains 350000 volumes.

Other Info: The Ralph J. Bunche Library of the U.S. Department of State is the oldest Federal Government library. It was founded by the first Secretary of State, Thomas Jefferson in 1789. It was dedicated to and renamed the Ralph J. Bunche Library on May 5, 1997. The Library has a large and important collection of unclassified and published information sources on foreign relations. The Library is not open to the public and does not lend books directly to members of the public. The Library will lend books, at its discretion, to other libraries. Members of the public must contact a library through which they may borrow books from the Ralph J. Bunche Library. The Library participates in interlibrary loan via OCLC. The Library's email address is library@state.gov

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Collection size350,000volumes
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemVoyager2006
Previous Automation SystemLibrary.Solution1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo2010
Previous Discovery productNone
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2010
Previous Link resolverNone
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.

Automation Survey: The 2014 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library

Identifiers
libraries.org ID4272
OCLC SymbolDOS

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 23, 1999 and was last modified on Nov 3, 2014.

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