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University of Chicago Library

University of Chicago

Address: 1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois
United States

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

Phone: 773-702-4685

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Library details: University of Chicago Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Chicago (view map) . The collection of the library contains 12,800,000 volumes. The library circulates 103,243 items per year. The library serves a population of 18,725 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Big Ten Academic Alliance, Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation

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Administration: The director of the library is Torsten Reimer .

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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 18,725FTE Students
Collection size12,800,000volumes
Annual Circulation103,243transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- Index Data2022
Previous Automation SystemKuali OLE2014
Previous Automation SystemHorizon1995
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed1987
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2012
Discovery InterfaceVuFind2014
Previous Discovery InterfaceAquaBrowser Library2007
Authentication ServiceOkta2022
Previous Authentication ServiceShibboleth2010
Digital Collection ManagementLocally developed
Institutional RepositoryTIND IR
Research Services ToolTIND IR2018
Web Content ManagementWagTail, LibGuides
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Self-CheckmeeScan (BinTech) 
Automated Materials HandlingNone 
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.
Identifiers ID2227
WorldCat Registry ID110147
Ringgold ID2462

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 10, 1997 and was last modified on Mar 14, 2024.

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