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Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative

Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative

Address: 5830 NW 39th Avenue
Gainesville, Florida
United States

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

Phone: 352-392-9020

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Library details: Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (view map) . The collection of the library contains 20,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 3,500,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 350,000 .

Other Info: FLVC is an agency of public higher education in Florida, hosted at the University of Florida. It supports the 29 colleges and 11 universities.

FLVC-Gainesville website:

FLVC-Gainesville operates an Aleph 500 system with a single shared catalog of 10.5 million bib records. In addition, a Solr/Lucene-based Discovery product with a locally-developed UI (called Mango) has been implemented as both a union catalog - - and as separate institutional views, e.g.,

FCLA also licenses almost 200 A&I and full-text databases:

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Administration: The director of the library is Jim Corey .

Statistics Consortium
Service Population 350,000Residents
Collection size20,000,000volumes
Annual Circulation3,500,000transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSierra2016
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002002
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1982
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2010
Discovery InterfaceEncore2016
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Federated search productMetaLib 
Institutional RepositoryEPrints 
Digital Asset ManagementDigiTool 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (view map)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID2380

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 21, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2017.

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