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Amherst College Library

Amherst College

Address: 61 Quadrangle Drive
Amherst, Massachusetts
United States

County: Hampshire View map of all libraries in Hampshire County.

Phone: 413-542-2373

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Amherst College Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Amherst College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,013,072 volumes. The library circulates 93,684 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,785 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Catalog is shared by Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, and University of Massachusetts-Amherst

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Administration: The director of the library is Martin Garnar .

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).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 1,785FTE Students
Collection size1,013,072volumes
Annual Circulation93,684transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services2019
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002004
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1991
Previous Automation SystemLS/20001983
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service
Previous Discovery IndexWorldCat Local2011
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Electronic Resource ManagementCORAL 
Institutional RepositoryFedora 
Digital Asset ManagementFedora 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Five College Library System (view map)

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 FOLIO -- EBSCO Information Services.
The 2022 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID198
WorldCat Registry ID1309

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 25, 2023.

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