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Fort Worth - MetrOPAC Libraries

Fort Worth - MetrOPAC Libraries

Address: 500 West 3rd Street
Fort Worth, Texas
United States

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

Region: Fort Worth

Phone: 817-871-7323

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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 .

Statistics Consortium
Service Population 1,831,450Residents
Collection size2,479,608volumes
Annual Circulation12,225,606transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemPolaris2014
Previous Automation SystemHorizon2004
Previous Automation SystemDynix1990
Web Content ManagementEktron 
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.

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 Polaris.

Identifiers ID200616

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 6, 2020 and was last modified on Jan 10, 2021.

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