Library details: Viking Library System is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Viking Library System (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,255,574 volumes. The library circulates 6,309,282 items per year. The library serves a population of 512,850 .
Other Info: Viking Library System is a federated regional public library system serving the six west central Minnesota counties of Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens and Traverse. First organized in 1975, it has eleven member libraries located in Alexandria, Browns Valley, Elbow Lake, Fergus Falls, Glenwood, Hancock, Morris, New York Mills, Pelican Rapids, Perham, and Wheaton.
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Administration: The director of the library is Erin Smith .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Horizon||2004|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1994|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Viking Library System (view map)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Nov 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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