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
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||FOLIO -- Index Data*||2022|
|Previous Automation System||Kuali OLE||2014|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||1995|
|Previous Automation System||Locally developed||1987|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library||2007|
|Research Services Tool||TIND IR||2018|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2001|
|Item ID Type||Barcode|
|Automated Materials Handling||None|
|(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jul 19, 2022.
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