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Western Libraries

Western Washington University


Address: 516 High Street
Bellingham, Washington
98225
United States

County: Whatcom View map of all libraries in Whatcom County.

Phone: 360-650-3084

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Western Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Western Washington University. The collection of the library contains 1,256,125 volumes. The library circulates 238,502 items per year. The library serves a population of 13,963 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Christopher Cox .

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).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 13,963FTE Students
Collection size1,256,125volumes
Annual Circulation238,502transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $5,505,234$156,970$169,191$55,425$1,731,188$1,434,413
2010

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Broadband wireless offered throughout campus; access available only to faculty and students.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2012
Previous Automation SystemMillennium1999
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1995
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2012
Discovery InterfacePrimo2012
Catalog EnhancementLibraryThing for Libraries 
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link2011
Previous Link resolverSFX
Electronic Resource Management360 Resource Manager 
Digital Asset ManagementCONTENTdm 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Orbis Cascade Alliance
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID509
OCLC SymbolXFF
NCES LIBID237011

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on May 25, 2016.

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