Library details: Jack M. and Bel Ostrow Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with American Jewish University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 165,000 volumes. The library circulates 4,100 items per year. The library serves a population of 240 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: The Ostrow Library is designed to meet the needs of the University's faculty and students, as well as scholars conducting research in all fields of Jewish culture and civilization. With approximately 100,000 volumes, the library's collections have grown consistently through endowments, gifts of major private collections and an ongoing acquisition program. Its holdings include:
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Administration: The director of the library is Paul Miller .
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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2000|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|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.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jan 2, 2005 and was last modified on Sep 23, 2020.
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