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University of Alberta Libraries

University of Alberta

Address: Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2J8

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Library details: University of Alberta Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Alberta (view map) . The collection of the library contains 6,421,330 volumes. The library circulates 1,030,979 items per year. The library serves a population of 77,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: University of Alberta/NEOS and Edmonton Public Library are running two SirsiDynix installations under shared infrastructure, as part of a library partnership.

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Administration: The director of the library is Gerald Beasley .

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 77,000FTE Students
Collection size6,421,330volumes
Annual Circulation1,030,979transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony2003
Previous Automation SystemDRA1992
Previous Automation SystemDOBIS1981
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2015
Previous Discovery productPrimo2011
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Institutional RepositoryFedora 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-CheckSentry QuickCheck 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the NEOS Library Consortium
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: The 2015 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library

Identifiers ID7

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 23, 2015.

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