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UMass Amherst Libraries

University of Massachusetts -- Amherst


Address: 154 Hicks Way
Amherst, Massachusetts
01003
United States

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

Phone: 413-545-6891

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

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 3,310,061 volumes. The library circulates 144,178 items per year. The library serves a population of 24,650 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Simon Neame .

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/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 24,650FTE Students
Collection size3,310,061volumes
Annual Circulation144,178transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services*2020
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002004
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1991
Previous Automation SystemLS/20001983
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2016
Previous Discovery IndexWorldCat Local
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Electronic Resource ManagementCORAL 
Archives ManagementLocally Developed 
(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Five College Consortium (view map)
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 FOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library

Student Success Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to student success in academic libraries. This survey can be completed by the person in the responsible for student outreach or assessment.

Identifiers
libraries.org ID13178
OCLC SymbolAUM
NCES LIBID166629

Record History: This listing was created on Jan 6, 2005 and was last modified on Dec 10, 2019.

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