Library details: Ruth A. Haas Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Western Connecticut State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 235,356 volumes. The library circulates 15,214 items per year. The library serves a population of 5,000 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Veronica Kenausis .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities I (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. WCSU community only
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2003|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1993|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2015|
|OpenURL Link resolver||JT Cox Journal Finder||2013|
|Previous Link resolver||LinkSource||2003|
|Electronic Resource Management||Electronic Resource Management|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||Digital Commons|
|Web Content Management||LibGuides|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Feb 12, 2020.
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