Library details: West Des Moines Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with West Des Moines Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 194,081 volumes. The library circulates 350,835 items per year. The library serves a population of 68,723 residents .
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Administration: The director of the library is Darryl Eschete .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Iowa
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. no authentication required (open)
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||2004|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1994|
|Previous Automation System||BiblioFile||1988|
|RFID Tag Vendor||Showcases|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck System V-Series|
|Automated Materials Handling||3M Sortation|
|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 Sierra.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Nov 10, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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