Library details: Durham County Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Durham County Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 774,005 volumes. The library circulates 2,837,434 items per year. The library serves a population of 321,488 residents .
Other Info: A renovated Main Library will reopen after the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Administration: The director of the library is Tammy Baggett .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Horizon||2006|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1987|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Enterprise||2013|
|Catalog Enhancement||NoveList Select|
|Digital Asset Management||Islandora|
|Web Content Management||WordPress|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||UHF|
|Automated Materials Handling||Lyngsoe Systems|
|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.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Oct 31, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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