Library details: University of Missouri - Columbia Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Missouri (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,510,628 volumes. The library circulates 202,543 items per year. The library serves a population of 31,064 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: ARL membership. The MU Libraries are members of MOBIUS, the Missouri statewide automation consortium. We are the largest library in the four-campus University of Missouri system. The Library Systems Office (LSO) provides technical support for the libraries of the four campuses and is a source of funding for on-line databases and other expenses. Prior to purchase of the Innovative software in 1996, the LSO maintained our locally modified WLN automation software.
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Administration: The director of the library is James A. Cogswell .
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
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. Both 802.11b and g are supported. Authentication is required.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||1999|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1996|
|Previous Automation System||BLISS||1981|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Summon|
|OpenURL Link resolver||WorldCat Link Manager|
|Federated search product||None|
|Electronic Resource Management||None|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the MOBIUS - MERLIN (view map)|
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 Sierra.
The 2020 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
|WorldCat Registry ID||5438|
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 10, 1998 and was last modified on Dec 4, 2020.
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