Phone: 215-646-7300 Extension: 21474
Library details: Keiss Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Gwynedd Mercy University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 100,548 volumes. The library circulates 65,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,100 FTE Enrollment.
(Use this link to refer back to this listing.)
Administration: The director of the library is [position vacant] .
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: Medium Programs (level 19).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11b/g/n and authentication to the campus network is required; guest network now in place for Internet access
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2005|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1996|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service|
|Previous Discovery Index||None|
|OpenURL Link resolver||360 Link||2010|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|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.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Symphony.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
Record History: This listing was created on Aug 18, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 21, 2021.
Updates: Corrections or Updates? Registered members of Library Technology Guides can submit updates to library listings in libraries.org. Registration is free and easy. Already registered? login. Or, you can report corrections just by sending a message to Marshall Breeding.