Phone: (+44) (0) 16127-53751
Library details: University of Manchester Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Manchester (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,682,845 volumes. The library circulates 199,118 items per year. The library serves a population of 37,090 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Member of the Russell Group Member of SCONUL
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Administration: The director of the library is Prof. Chris Pressler .
Organizational structure: It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.
Affiliations: The library is a UK Higher Education institution.
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Eduroam and public wifi in Library Lounge café area
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Library Management Cloud||1994|
|Previous Automation System||Locally developed|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2010|
|Reading List Manager||Leganto||2018|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Alma Link Resolver||2013|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2010|
|Electronic Resource Management||Alma Link Resolver|
|Digital Asset Management||Preservica|
|Archives Management||Archives Hub|
|Web Content Management||TerminalFour|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||UHF|
|Automated Materials Handling||Lyngsoe LibraryMate|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
|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 Alma.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
|WorldCat Registry ID||87735|
Record History: This listing was created on Nov 22, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 7, 2022.
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