Library details: Whitaker Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Chowan University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 169,813 volumes. The library circulates 19,596 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,497 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Georgia Williams .
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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Campus wide wireless - guests must request password
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1998|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|Discovery Interface||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||EBSCO A to Z||2015|
|Previous Link resolver||WT Cox Journal Finder||2003|
|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.|
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 WorldShare Management Services.
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.
Record History: This listing was created on Mar 4, 2001 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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