Library details: J. Douglas Gay Jr./Frances Carrick Thomas Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Transylvania University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 141,676 volumes. The library circulates 7,690 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,012 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Susan Brown, Director .
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-Liberal Arts (level 31).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2016|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Link Manager||2016|
|Previous Link resolver||LinkSource|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|Web Content Management||LibGuides|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|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 WorldShare Management Services.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
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Record History: This listing was created on Nov 9, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 3, 2019.
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