Library details: Laurence McKinley Gould Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Carleton College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 749,566 volumes. The library circulates 47,219 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,008 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Shares Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Millennium integrated library system with St. Olaf College.
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Administration: The director of the library is Brad Schaffner .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1987|
|Previous Automation System||TOMUS||1983|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2015|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2005|
|Electronic Resource Management||Gold Rush|
|Digital Asset Management||CONTENTdm|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Bridge Consortium (view map)|
|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.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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