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Robert W. Van Houten Library

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Library Hours
Sunday 1:00 pm midnight
Monday 8:00 am midnight
Tuesday 8:00 am midnight
Wednesday 8:00 am midnight
Thursday 8:00 am midnight
Friday 8:00 am 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am 9:00 pm

Address: University Heights, 323 MLK Jr. Blvd
Newark, New Jersey
United States

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

Phone: 973-596-3206

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Library details: Robert W. Van Houten Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with New Jersey Institute of Technology (view map) . The collection of the library contains 391,944 volumes. The library circulates 28,191 items per year. The library serves a population of 9,123 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Ann D Hoang .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 9,123FTE Students
Collection size391,944volumes
Annual Circulation28,191transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. NJIT has wireless networking available in the library. Authentication required.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2018
Previous Automation SystemVoyager2000
Previous Automation SystemDRA1990
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2018
Previous Discovery IndexEBSCO Discovery Service2012
Discovery InterfacePrimo2018
Previous Discovery InterfaceEBSCO Discovery Service2012
Previous Link resolverEBSCO A to Z2012
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
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.

Identifiers ID1157

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 15, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 5, 2022.

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