County: Prince Edward
Library details: Longwood University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Longwood University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 374,405 volumes. The library circulates 99,997 items per year. The library serves a population of 4,415 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Brent Roberts .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Medium Programs (level 19).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony*||2022|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||VTLS||1984|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2016|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|Catalog Enhancement||LibraryThing for Libraries|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Hampden-Sydney College (view map)|
|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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Record History: This listing was created on Mar 17, 1999 and was last modified on Apr 13, 2022.
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