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Margaret and Herman Brown Library

Abilene Christian University

Address: 760 Library Court;
Mail: ACU Box 29208
Abilene, Texas
United States

County: Taylor View map of all libraries in Taylor County.

Phone: 325-674-2316

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Library details: Margaret and Herman Brown Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Abilene Christian University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 554,015 volumes. The library circulates 21,428 items per year. The library serves a population of 4,267 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Online catalog of holdings, including holdings of Hardin-Simmons University, McMurry University, Howard Payne University and Abilene Public Libraries . 554,015 volumes including government documents and bound periodicals; 24,062 electronic periodical subscriptions; 1,200,941 microforms; 65,805 audiovisual items;

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Administration: The director of the library is John Weaver, Dean of Library Services and Educational Technology .

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: Larger Programs (level 18).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 4,267FTE Students
Collection size554,015volumes
Annual Circulation21,428transactions

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

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony2002
Previous Automation SystemDRA1991
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2012
Discovery InterfaceEnterprise
OpenURL Link resolverWT Cox Journal Finder2009
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons 
Web Content ManagementLibGuides 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Abilene 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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Identifiers ID2340
WorldCat Registry ID2797

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 19, 1998 and was last modified on May 3, 2020.

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