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Vanderbilt University Libraries

Vanderbilt University

Address: 419 21st Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee
United States

County: Davidson View map of all libraries in Davidson County.

Phone: 615-322-7100

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Library details: Vanderbilt University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Vanderbilt University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,720,477 volumes. The library circulates 253,051 items per year. The library serves a population of 12,274 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL)

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Administration: The director of the library is Jon Shaw .

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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 12,274FTE Students
Collection size3,720,477volumes
Annual Circulation253,051transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11b wireless networks area available in all campus libraries.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2017
Previous Automation SystemSymphony1996
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1985
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2007
Discovery InterfacePrimo2007
Reading List ManagerLeganto2017
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2004
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementLocally Developed 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
RFID ProviderNone 
Self-Check3M SelfCheck System V-Series 
Automated Materials HandlingNone 
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 Alma.
The 2022 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID1
WorldCat Registry ID2794

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 5, 2022.

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