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Southern Illinois University Library

Southern Illinois University

Address: 605 Agriculture Drive
Mail: Mailcode 6632
Carbondale, Illinois
United States

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

Phone: 618-453-2818

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 17,343FTE Students
Collection size3,198,790volumes
Annual Circulation321,897transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2020
Previous Automation SystemVoyager2001
Previous Automation SystemDRA1988
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed1962
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service
Discovery InterfacePrimo2020
Previous Discovery InterfaceVuFind2008
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
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.

Identifiers ID2303
WorldCat Registry ID917

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 11, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 9, 2023.

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