Library details: St. Ambrose University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Saint Ambrose University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 171,643 volumes. The library circulates 25,483 items per year. The library serves a population of 3,046 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Julia Salting .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs (level 18).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Polaris||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2003|
|Previous Automation System||PLUS||1985|
|Previous Automation System||CLSI||1985|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2015|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library||2008|
|OpenURL Link resolver||None||2011|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link||2008|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||Ingeniux|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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