Library details: Virginia Tech University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,070,000 volumes. The library circulates 229,416 items per year. The library serves a population of 29,045 FTE Enrollment.
Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL)
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Administration: The director of the library is Tyler Walters .
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.
Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Koha -- ByWater Solutions||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2005|
|Previous Automation System||VTLS||1974|
|Previous Automation System||None|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2020|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2012|
|Catalog Enhancement||LibraryThing for Libraries|
|OpenURL Link resolver||LibKey||2020|
|Digital Asset Management||DSpace|
|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.|
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 Koha -- ByWater Solutions.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 10, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 19, 2021.
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