Library details: Grinnell College Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Grinnell College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 826,527 volumes. The library circulates 39,813 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,664 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Mark Christel .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Wireless access is available on campus. There are several wireless access points in the libraries.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2016|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1999|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1989|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2016|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2013|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link|
|Federated search product||None|
|Electronic Resource Management||CORAL|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|Automated Materials Handling||None|
|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.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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