Library details: American University Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with American University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 869,535 volumes. The library circulates 183,670 items per year. The library serves a population of 11,033 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Jeehyun Davis .
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: Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity (level 16).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2016|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1996|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1990|
|Previous Automation System||CLSI||1977|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2016|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2012|
|Previous Discovery Interface||AquaBrowser Library|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2012|
|Previous Link resolver||SFX|
|Electronic Resource Management||360 Resource Manager|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Washington Research Library Consortium (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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The 2021 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
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Record History: This listing was created on Aug 17, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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