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J. Robert van Pelt Library

Michigan Technological University

Address: 1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, Michigan
United States

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

Phone: 906-487-2500

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Library details: J. Robert van Pelt Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Michigan Technological University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 423,353 volumes. The library circulates 17,320 items per year. The library serves a population of 6,524 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Michigan Technological University was the first library to implement the Voyager library automation system from Endeavor Information Systems.

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Administration: The director of the library is Christa Walck (interim) .

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: High Research Activity (level 16).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 6,524FTE Students
Collection size423,353volumes
Annual Circulation17,320transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2017
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1994
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1987
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2012
Discovery InterfacePrimo2012
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Michigan Shared System Alliance (view map)
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.

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Identifiers ID1294

Record History: This listing was created on Jul 8, 1997 and was last modified on Sep 23, 2020.

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