Library details: Dick Smith Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Tarleton State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 250,020 volumes. The library circulates 25,692 items per year. The library serves a population of 9,101 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Tarleton State University, a regional university of over 13,000 students with its main campus located in Stephenville, TX. It is a member of The Texas A&M University System.
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Administration: The director of the library is Dr. Katherine Quinnell .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs (level 18).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11n - must log in
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2002|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1995|
|Previous Automation System||OTHER||1986|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2016|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX||2005|
|Federated search product||EBSCOhost Integrated Search|
|Electronic Resource Management||CORAL|
|Web Content Management||Cascade|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|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 Symphony.
The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Dec 13, 2021.
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