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Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative

Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative


Address: 1753 West Dirac Drive
Tallahassee, Florida
32310
United States

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

Phone: 850-922-6044

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative is a Consortium.
This library is affiliated with Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (view map) . The collection of the library contains 25,000,000 volumes. The library circulates 4,500,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 1,100,000 .

Other Info: FLVC/FALSC is an agency of public higher education in Florida, hosted at the University of West Florida. It supports the 28 colleges and 12 universities.

FALSC operates an Aleph 500 system with a single shared catalog of 20 million bib records. In addition, a Solr/Lucene-based Discovery product with a locally-developed UI (called Mango) has been implemented as both a union catalog - http://discover.flvc.org - and as separate institutional views.

FALSC also licenses almost 200 A&I and full-text databases: http://pubarrow.fcla.edu/reports/f?p=106:30

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Administration: The director of the library is Elijah Scott .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Statistics Consortium
Service Population 1,100,000Residents
Collection size25,000,000volumes
Annual Circulation4,500,000transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma*2020
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002002
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1982
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2016
Discovery InterfaceLocally Developed2016
OpenURL Link resolverFull Text Finder
Previous Link resolverSFX
Institutional RepositoryEPrints 
Digital Asset ManagementIslandora 
Web Content ManagementLifeRay 
(* This system was recently acquired and may not yet be installed)
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (view map)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID2380
OCLC SymbolFAL

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 21, 1998 and was last modified on Mar 16, 2020.

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