26 Kyunghee-daero, Dongdaemun-gu
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Library details: Kyung Hee University Central Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Kyong hee University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,421,413 volumes. The library circulates 132,035 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,868,675 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Kyung Hee University Central Library started with 700 books donated by the president of Kyung Hee University Dr. Young Seek Choue in a temporary building in Busan, 1951. The present library building with a total area of 12,892㎡ was established on June 13, 1968. Currently, it possesses about 1.4 million books and 2,000 seats. The Central Library includes open-stack section, reference and serials section, electronic resources service room, theses & dissertations room, North-Korean publications room, traditional books room, juvenile archives room, study rooms, seminar rooms, etc. There are also specialized branch libraries; oriental medicine library, law library, medical library, music library, and GIP (Peace Studies) library. The Central Library operates with a total computerized library system called KHIS, which manages browsing, returning, searching, purchasing books etc. Furthermore, the Library provides wide arrange of information from e-journals, e-books, web databases, and archives. The Central Library strongly supports the education, research and learning activities of all Kyung Hee University members.
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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.
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Solars||2011|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2018|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2015|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Summon||2015|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2015|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2007|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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.|
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|WorldCat Registry ID||87637|
Record History: This listing was created on Apr 22, 2008 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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