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 Jay Schafer .
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
|Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics|
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current 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||SFX|
|Federated search product||MetaLib|
|Electronic Resource Management||Verde|
|Digital Asset Management||Fedora|
|Archives Management||Locally Developed|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Five College Library System (view map)|
Automation Survey: The 2017 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
Record History: This listing was created on Jan 6, 2005 and was last modified on Nov 6, 2017.
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