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Yale University Libraries

Yale University

Address: 120 High Street
New Haven, Connecticut
United States

Phone: 203-432-0492

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Library details: Yale University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Yale University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 13,796,100 volumes. The library circulates 373,600 items per year. The library serves a population of 12,336 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Barbara Rockenbach .

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 12,336FTE Students
Collection size13,796,100volumes
Annual Circulation373,600transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma*2023
Previous Automation SystemVoyager2001
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1987
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2013
Discovery InterfaceBlacklight2015
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link2014
Previous Link resolverSFX2002
Electronic Resource Management360 Resource Manager 
Institutional RepositoryFedora 
Digital Asset ManagementHydra 
Archives ManagementArchivesSpace 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Alma.
The 2023 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID2280

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 10, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 13, 2023.

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