Library details: Valley Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Oregon State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,707,949 volumes. The library circulates 237,507 items per year. The library serves a population of 22,544 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Valley Library was named 1999 Library of the year by Library Journal.
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Administration: The director of the library is Faye Chadwell .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1998|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1998|
|Previous Automation System||Advance||1988|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WebBridge|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Orbis Cascade Alliance (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 Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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