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Otis and Elizabeth Bowen Library

Bethel University

Library Hours
Monday 8:00 am midnight
Tuesday 8:00 am midnight
Wednesday 8:00 am midnight
Thursday 8:00 am midnight
Friday 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am 6:00 pm

Address: 1001 Bethel Circle
Mishawaka, Indiana
United States

County: St. Joseph View map of all libraries in St. Joseph County.

Phone: 574-807-7170

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Otis and Elizabeth Bowen Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Bethel University -- Indiana (view map) . The collection of the library contains 134,008 volumes. The library circulates 12,157 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,727 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Mark Root .

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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Small Programs (level 20).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 1,727FTE Students
Collection size134,008volumes
Annual Circulation12,157transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemWorldShare Management Services2018
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5001998
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1992
Discovery Service (w/index)WorldCat Discovery Service2018
Previous Discovery IndexPrimo Central2010
Discovery InterfaceWorldCat Discovery Service2018
Previous Discovery InterfacePrimo2010
OpenURL Link resolverSFX2008
Digital Asset ManagementGreenstone 
Archives ManagementFileMaker Pro 
Web Content ManagementMODX 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Private Academic Library Network of Indiana (view map)
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.

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Identifiers ID2327

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 18, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 6, 2023.

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