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Penn Libraries

University of Pennsylvania

Address: 3420 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States

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

Phone: 215-898-7555

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Library details: Penn Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Pennsylvania (view map) . The collection of the library contains 7,544,324 volumes. The library circulates 421,477 items per year. The library serves a population of 22,683 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Brigitte Weinsteiger (interim) .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-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).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 22,683FTE Students
Collection size7,544,324volumes
Annual Circulation421,477transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1996
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1987
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2015
Discovery InterfaceBlacklight2017
Previous Discovery InterfaceLocally developed2013
Authentication ServiceEZproxy
Institutional RepositoryDSpace -- Atmire2023
Reading List ManagerLeganto2023
Web Content ManagementDrupal2016
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.
Identifiers ID1305
WorldCat Registry ID2583
Ringgold ID6572

Record History: This listing was created on Jul 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jun 7, 2024.

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