Library details: Howard County Library System is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Howard County Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,102,437 volumes. The library circulates 8,531,225 items per year. The library serves a population of 323,196 residents .
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Administration: The director of the library is Tonya Aikens .
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. 802.11b but users can access with 802.11g
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2010|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||2005|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1993|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library|
|Item ID Type||RFID|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Nov 2, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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