County: Prince Edward
Library details: Bortz Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Hampden-Sydney College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 273,787 volumes. The library circulates 24,541 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,087 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Hampden-Sydney College is a selective private college for men, established in 1775, with a strong commitment to the liberal arts and sciences. Located on a rural campus in southside Virginia, the College is within convenient driving distance of Richmond and Washington, DC. It serves 1000 undergraduate students.
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Administration: The director of the library is Shaunna Hunter .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2006|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1994|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Hampden-Sydney College (view map)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Symphony.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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