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Boston Public Library

Boston, MA


Address: 700 Boylston Street, Copley Square
Boston, Massachusetts
02116
United States

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

Phone: 617-536-5400

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Boston Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Boston Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 15686902 volumes. The library circulates 2419145 items per year. The library serves a population of 569165 residents .

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Administration: The director of the library is Amy Ryan .

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .

Statistics Public
Service Population 569,165Residents
Collection size15,686,902volumes
Annual Circulation2,419,145transactions

NCES Statistics:
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wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2012
Previous Automation SystemHorizon2001
Previous Automation SystemDRA1989
Discovery productBiblioCommons2010
OpenURL Link resolverArticle Linker
Federated search productWebFeat PRISM 
Electronic Resource Management360 Resource Manager 
Digital Asset ManagementDigiTool 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Metro-Boston Library Network

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

Identifiers
libraries.org ID6
OCLC SymbolBRL
NCES FSCSKEYMA0035
NCES LIBIDBOSTON

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 9, 2014.

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