Library details: Chicago Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Chicago Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 5,332,187 volumes. The library circulates 10,307,750 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,695,598 residents .
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Administration: The director of the library is Andrea Telli .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. http://www.chipublib.org/howto/wifi.php
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2016|
|Previous Automation System||Carl.X||2005|
|Previous Automation System||Carl||1998|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1994|
|Previous Automation System||DataPhase||1981|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Gold Rush link resolver||2008|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||BiblioCMS|
|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 Polaris.
The 2020 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Record History: This listing was created on Oct 31, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 10, 2020.
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