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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 Brenda L. Johnson .

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 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 library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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Technology Interoperability Survey:
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Identifiers ID2227

Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.

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