Library details: Thomas Ford Memorial Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with the library system that serves Western Springs, IL. The collection of the library contains 75,333 volumes. The library circulates 173,750 items per year. The library serves a population of 12,975 residents .
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Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1998|
|Previous Automation System||GLIS||1973|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2014|
|Discovery Interface||Aspen Discovery||2021|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Enterprise||2014|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the System Wide Automated Network (view map)|
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Record History: This listing was created on Oct 9, 2002 and was last modified on Nov 9, 2021.
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