Library details: Roy O. West Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with DePauw University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 820,526 volumes. The library circulates 41,193 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,339 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Rick Provine .
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-Liberal Arts (level 31).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2013|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2002|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1993|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2014|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Local Link Resolver||2014|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2002|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Automated Materials Handling||None|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Private Academic Library Network of Indiana (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
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Record History: This listing was created on Mar 18, 1999 and was last modified on Jan 24, 2020.
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