4525 Oak Street
Kansas City, Missouri
Library details: Spencer Art Reference Library is a Museum library.
This library is affiliated with Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. The collection of the library contains 270,000 volumes. The library circulates 1,500 items per year.
Other Info: The Spencer Art Reference Library is a research library dedicated to the history of art. It is open to the public but does not circulate (except in-house). This library shares an ILS with Linda Hall Library (of Science, Engineering & Technology, also in Kansas City, MO). The combined catalog was formerly called LEONARDO (named for the artist/inventor Leonardo da Vinci).
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Administration: The director of the library is Amelia Nelson .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Voyager||2010|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||1994|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2011|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2011|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
Automation Survey: The 2018 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
Record History: This listing was created on Dec 16, 2004 and was last modified on Nov 16, 2018.
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