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Harvard Library

Harvard University

Address: Cambridge, Massachusetts
United States

Phone: 617-495-3650

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Library details: Harvard Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Harvard University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 17,224,647 volumes. The library circulates 1,241,017 items per year. The library serves a population of 22,809 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Sarah Thomas, Vice President for the Harvard Library .

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 22,809FTE Students
Collection size17,224,647volumes
Annual Circulation1,241,017transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002001
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1983
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2014
Discovery InterfacePrimo2014
Previous Discovery InterfaceAquaBrowser Library2009
Authentication ServiceEZproxy
Digital Collection ManagementLocally Developed
Institutional RepositoryDSpace
Web Content ManagementDrupal
Item ID TypeBarcode 
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers ID2290
WorldCat Registry ID73876
Ringgold ID1812

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on Mar 28, 2024.

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