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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

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

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 11,397,412 volumes. The library circulates 574,679 items per year. The library serves a population of 13,421 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Big Ten Academic Alliance

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Administration: The director of the library is Elisabeth Long (interim) .

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 13,421FTE Students
Collection size11,397,412volumes
Annual Circulation574,679transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemFOLIO -- Index Data*2022
Previous Automation SystemKuali OLE2014
Previous Automation SystemHorizon1995
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed1987
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2012
Discovery InterfaceVuFind2014
Previous Discovery InterfaceAquaBrowser Library2007
Research Services ToolTIND IR2018
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2001
Item ID TypeBarcode 
Automated Materials HandlingNone 
(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID2227

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jul 19, 2022.

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