500 West 3rd Street
Fort Worth, Texas
Region: Fort Worth
Library details: Fort Worth - MetrOPAC Libraries is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Fort Worth - MetrOPAC Libraries (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,479,608 volumes. The library circulates 12,225,606 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,831,450 .
Other Info: Public libraries in Fort Worth, Burleson, Haltom City, Keller, Richland Hills, and Watauga belong to the MetrOPAC consortium. This consortium was formed by Inter-local Agreements among the cities that let their residents use the libraries in the other cities.
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Administration: The director of the library is Manya Shorr .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Urban Libraries Council .
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||2004|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1990|
|Web Content Management||Ektron|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Fort Worth - MetrOPAC Libraries (view map)|
|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.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Dec 6, 2020 and was last modified on Jan 10, 2021.
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