Library details: National Geographic Society Library is a Special library.
This library is affiliated with National Geographic Society (view map) . The collection of the library contains 150,000 volumes.
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Administration: The director of the library is Maggie Turqman (acting) .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Polaris||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1997|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1986|
|Previous Automation System||Minimarc||1981|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2018|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
|WorldCat Registry ID||48794|
Record History: This listing was created on Jul 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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