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Washington Research Library Consortium

Washington Research Library Consortium

Address: 901 Commerce Drive
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
United States

County: Prince George's View map of all libraries in Prince George's County.

Phone: 301-390-2000

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Library details: Washington Research Library Consortium is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Washington Research Library Consortium (view map) . The collection of the library contains 80,229,402 volumes. The library circulates 6,845,100 items per year. The library serves a population of 497,310 .

Other Info: The Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) was established in 1987 by the major universities in the Washington D.C. area to share library collections and information technology in order to enhance the resources available to their students and faculty.

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Administration: The director of the library is Mark D. Jacobs .

Organizational structure: It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.

Statistics Consortium
Service Population 497,310Residents
Collection size80,229,402volumes
Annual Circulation6,845,100transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1997
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1990
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2018
Previous Discovery IndexSummon2012
Discovery InterfacePrimo VE2016
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington Research Library 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 Alma.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.

Identifiers ID1347

Record History: This listing was created on Jul 11, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 24, 2021.

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