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University of Kentucky Libraries

University of Kentucky

Address: 500 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky
United States

County: Fayette View map of all libraries in Fayette County.

Phone: 859-218-2048

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Library details: University of Kentucky Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Kentucky (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,323,622 volumes. The library circulates 196,235 items per year. The library serves a population of 25,407 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: The University of Kentucky Libraries consists of a main library and 7 branches with combined holdings total more than 2.6 million volumes. The University of Kentucky has a student body of about 24,000. The William T. Young Library opened in April 1998.

Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL)

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Administration: The director of the library is Doug Way, 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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 25,407FTE Students
Collection size4,323,622volumes
Annual Circulation196,235transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2015
Previous Automation SystemVoyager2000
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1990
Previous Automation SystemLS/20001983
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2015
Discovery InterfacePrimo2015
Authentication ServiceOpenAthens -- EBSCO2023
Previous Authentication ServiceEZproxy
Digital Collection ManagementHydra
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons
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 ID2293
WorldCat Registry ID1150

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on Dec 23, 2023.

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