Library details: Ames Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Ames Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 316,000 volumes. The library circulates 1,304,358 items per year. The library serves a population of 63,080 residents .
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Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Iowa
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Multiple access points using DSL
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1993|
|Web Content Management||Library Market|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|Automated Materials Handling||RFID Library Solutions|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 14, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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