Library details: UMass Amherst Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Massachusetts (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,725,198 volumes. The library circulates 144,178 items per year. The library serves a population of 28,635 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Sarah Hutton .
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: Very High Research Activity (level 15).
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||FOLIO||2021|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2004|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1991|
|Previous Automation System||LS/2000||1983|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2016|
|Previous Discovery Index||WorldCat Local|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2020|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2004|
|Electronic Resource Management||FOLIO -- GBV|
|Web Content Management||WordPress|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Five College Consortium (view map)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jan 5, 2005 and was last modified on Jan 6, 2022.
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