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VCU Libraries

Virginia Commonwealth University

Address: 901 Park Avenue
Mail: PO Box 842033
Richmond, Virginia
United States

County: Richmond City View map of all libraries in Richmond City County.

Phone: 804-828-1105

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Library details: VCU Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,840,327 volumes. The library circulates 62,154 items per year. The library serves a population of 31,242 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) Member of Association of Research Libraries (ARL)

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Administration: The director of the library is Irene Herold .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-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: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 31,242FTE Students
Collection size2,840,327volumes
Annual Circulation62,154transactions
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2012
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5002002
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1989
Previous Automation SystemDataPhase1982
Discovery Service (w/index)Ex Libris CDI2011
Discovery InterfacePrimo2011
Authentication ServiceEZproxy2002
Institutional RepositoryDigital Commons
Archives ManagementArchivesSpace
Item ID TypeBarcode 
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.
Identifiers ID2482
WorldCat Registry ID113670

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 23, 1998 and was last modified on Dec 25, 2023.

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