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University of the Arts London -- Institution HQ

University of the Arts London

Address: 272 High Holborn
London, England
United Kingdom

Phone: (+44) (0) 20751-46000

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: University of the Arts London -- Institution HQ is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of the Arts London (view map) . The collection of the library contains 425,000 volumes. The library circulates 700,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 20,000 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Six colleges make up the university: London College of Fashion (LCF), London College of Communication (LCC), Camberwell College of Arts (CCA), Chelsea College of Arts (CHE), Central Saint Martins (CSM) and Wimbledon College of Arts (WCA). Each college has its own library. This HQ building houses mainly administrative staff with some areas used for teaching space for LCF. Library systems staff are based at London College of Communication. Member of SCONUL

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Administration: The director of the library is Ms Pat Christie .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization.

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

Affiliations: The library is a UK Higher Education institution.

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 20,000FTE Students
Collection size425,000volumes
Annual Circulation700,000transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemKoha -- PTFS Europe2015
Previous Automation SystemVoyager2004
Previous Automation SystemBLCMP1990
Discovery Service (w/index)Explorit
Previous Discovery IndexSummon2010
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link2011
Previous Link resolverSFX2004
Federated search productExplorit 
Institutional RepositoryEPrints 
Archives ManagementCALM 
Web Content ManagementTerminalFour 
Item ID TypeRFID 
RFID Provider3M 
RFID Tag TypeHF 
Self-Check3M SelfCheck System Model 8410 
Automated Materials Handling3M Sortation 
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 Koha -- PTFS Europe.

Identifiers ID13566

Record History: This listing was created on Jan 21, 2005 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.

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