Library details: Rod Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Northern Iowa (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,206,570 volumes. The library circulates 127,758 items per year. The library serves a population of 9,900 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: The Rod Library has a collection of 960,000 volumes, 815,000 microforms, 560,000 documents, 15,500+ audio recordings, and more than 2,500 periodical subscriptions (paper). Since 1996, the Rod Library has been a member of the technology-based Cedar Valley Library Consortium, sharing its Innovative Interfaces system with consortium members (Allen College, Cedar Falls Public Library, Hawkeye Community College, Wartburg College, Waterloo Public Library).
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Administration: The director of the library is Theresa Westbrock .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs (level 18).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1989|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2015|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service||2013|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Alma Link Resolver||2015|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2003|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||Islandora|
|Web Content Management||Drupal|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck System Model 6420|
|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 Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Feb 23, 2022.
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