Library details: Christchurch City Libraries is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Christchurch City Libraries (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,161,000 volumes. The library circulates 4,745,330 items per year. The library serves a population of 398,520 residents .
Other Info: Covid-19 affected circulation in 2020, when libraries were closed for eight weeks. Physical issues dropped by 15.6%, but digital downloads increased by 40.6%
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Administration: The director of the library is Carolyn Robertson .
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. http and https at most locations
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2004|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1986|
|Previous Automation System||ALS||1975|
|Previous Automation System||OTHER||1958|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link|
|Web Content Management||BiblioWeb|
|RFID Provider||FE Technologies|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|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 Symphony.
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.
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 14, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 22, 2021.
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