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Arizona State University Libraries

Arizona State University

Address: Mail: Box 871006
Tempe, Arizona
United States

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

Phone: 480-965-6164

Connect to: ✔   Online Catalog

Library details: Arizona State University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Arizona State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,530,809 volumes. The library circulates 735,458 items per year. The library serves a population of 64,595 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info:

I believe we implemented DataPhase/ALIS in 1984/85 We are now using Serial Solutions 360 as our open link resolver, so we've implemented that in 2010. We also implemented the Summon Search in 2010.

The ASU Libraries have collections of over 4.2 million volumes, ranking as the 34th largest research library in the United States and Canada, according to criteria established by the Association of Research Libraries. The ASU Libraries are comprised of the following facilities: Hayden Library, Noble Science and Engineering Library, Architecture and Environmental Design Library, Music Library, Ross-Blakley Law Library (Tempe campus); the Library at the Downtown Phoenix campus; Fletcher Library at the West campus (Phoenix), Library at the Polytechnic campus (Mesa).

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Administration: The director of the library is James J. O’Donnell .

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/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

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

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 64,595FTE Students
Collection size4,530,809volumes
Annual Circulation735,458transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. 802.11g, authenticated

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemSierra2011
Previous Automation SystemInnopac1996
Previous Automation SystemCarl1987
Previous Automation SystemDataPhase1984
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2016
Previous Discovery IndexSummon
Discovery InterfacePrimo2016
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Arizona Universities 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 ID25

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 14, 2019.

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