Library details: Brown University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Brown University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,723,598 volumes. The library circulates 254,012 items per year. The library serves a population of 8,510 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Joseph Meisel .
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
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2020|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1994|
|Previous Automation System||BLISS||1985|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2020|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2017|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Summon|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2011|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Electronic Resource Management||Electronic Resource Management|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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