Library details: Southern Illinois University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Southern Illinois University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,198,790 volumes. The library circulates 321,897 items per year. The library serves a population of 17,343 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is John Pollitz .
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: High Research Activity (level 16).
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2020|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2001|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1988|
|Previous Automation System||Locally developed||1962|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2008|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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.
|WorldCat Registry ID||917|
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 9, 2023.
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