Library details: Rodney A. Briggs Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Minnesota (view map) . The collection of the library contains 256,259 volumes. The library circulates 35,207 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,847 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is LeAnn Dean .
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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. users must login with x500 login or request guest user account
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2013|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||2002|
|Previous Automation System||PLUS||1989|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2011|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Alma Link Resolver||2013|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX|
|Institutional Repository||Digital Commons|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
|(The system currently named PLUS by Geac was previously called Libs100 or Libs100PLUS from a company called CLSI.)|
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Record History: This listing was created on Dec 9, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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