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Baylor University Libraries

Baylor University

Address: One Bear Place; #97143
Waco, Texas
United States

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

Phone: 254-710-2112

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Baylor University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Baylor University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,557,135 volumes. The library circulates 278,213 items per year. The library serves a population of 16,787 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Jeffry Archer .

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: High Research Activity (level 16).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 16,787FTE Students
Collection size2,557,135volumes
Annual Circulation278,213transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2018
Previous Automation SystemSierra2011
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2001
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1998
Previous Automation SystemMultiLIS1989
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2018
Discovery InterfacePrimo2018
Previous Discovery InterfaceSummon2013
Reading List ManagerLeganto2018
Catalog EnhancementSyndetics 
OpenURL Link resolverAlma Link Resolver2018
Previous Link resolver360 Link2012
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementQuartex 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-Check3M SelfCheck System Model 6420 
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 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.

Identifiers ID1096

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 14, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.

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