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Jack M. and Bel Ostrow Library

American Jewish University

Address: 15600 Mulholland Drive
Los Angeles, California
United States

County: Los Angeles View map of all libraries in Los Angeles County.

Phone: 310-440-1238

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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).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 240FTE Students
Collection size165,000volumes
Annual Circulation4,100transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemWorldShare Management Services2012
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2000
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)WorldCat Discovery Service
Discovery InterfaceWorldCat 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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Identifiers ID13104

Record History: This listing was created on Jan 2, 2005 and was last modified on Sep 23, 2020.

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