Library details: Buswell Memorial Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Wheaton College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 466,422 volumes. The library circulates 67,265 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,813 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Brent Etzel .
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).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2008|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Nov 11, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 6, 2023.
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