Library details: Bergen County Cooperative Library System is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Bergen County Cooperative Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 5,100,000 volumes. The library circulates 11,800,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,250,000 .
Other Info: The Bergen County Cooperative Library System (BCCLS) was formed in 1979 to foster resource sharing among Bergen County public libraries. The cornerstone activity has been, and remains reciprocal borrowing, where a patron''s hometown library card is honored at all participating libraries. There are currently 75 members including all 61 public libraries in Bergen County, 8 in Essex County, 4 in Hudson County, and 1 in Passaic County.
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Administration: The director of the library is Marie Coughlin .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Symphony||2004|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1987|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Bergen County Cooperative Library System (view map)|
|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 Polaris.
|WorldCat Registry ID||6688|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 15, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 31, 2018.
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