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University of Waterloo Library

University of Waterloo

Address: 200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 3G1

Phone: 519-888-4567

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: University of Waterloo Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Waterloo (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,300,000 volumes. The library circulates 891,018 items per year. The library serves a population of 33,203 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Beth Sandore Namachchivaya .

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

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

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 33,203FTE Students
Collection size2,300,000volumes
Annual Circulation891,018transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2018
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1997
Previous Automation SystemGLIS1977
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2011
Discovery InterfacePrimo2007
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Federated search productPrimo 
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the OCUL Collaborative Futures (view map)
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.

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Identifiers ID1354
WorldCat Registry ID86979

Record History: This listing was created on Oct 25, 1997 and was last modified on Oct 30, 2023.

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