Library details: Cowles Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Drake University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 377,117 volumes. The library circulates 16,924 items per year. The library serves a population of 4,346 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Rod Henshaw .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).
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Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2002|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2015|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2010|
|Electronic Resource Management||Alma|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||WordPress|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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: The 2018 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
|WorldCat Registry ID||1016|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 15, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 2, 2019.
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