Library details: John Dewey Boyd Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Alcorn State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 380,876 volumes. The library circulates 2,864 items per year. The library serves a population of 3,482 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: The library has in its holdings 219,271 volumes in the circulating and reference collections (including 46,715 micrographic volumes); 279,003 items in the government documents collection; 4,770 titles in the audio-visual collection; and it maintains a subscription list of 1,000 periodicals including scholarly journals and general interest magazines
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Administration: The director of the library is Blanche Sanders .
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: Master's Colleges and Universities: Medium Programs (level 19).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2013|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||1999|
|Previous Automation System||Advance||1996|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.|
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Record History: This listing was created on Aug 24, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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