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).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||WorldShare Management Services||2018|
|Previous Automation System||ALEPH 500||1998|
|Previous Automation System||NOTIS||1992|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||WorldCat Discovery Service||2018|
|Previous Discovery Index||Primo Central||2010|
|Discovery Interface||WorldCat Discovery Service||2018|
|Previous Discovery Interface||Primo||2010|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2008|
|Digital Asset Management||Greenstone|
|Archives Management||FileMaker Pro|
|Web Content Management||MODX|
|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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Record History: This listing was created on Aug 18, 1998 and was last modified on Sep 23, 2020.
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