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Albert B. Alkek Library

Texas State University


Address: 601 University Drive
San Marcos, Texas
78666
United States

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

Phone: 512-245-2686

Connect to:    Online Catalog

Library details: Albert B. Alkek Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Texas State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 3,350,825 volumes. The library circulates 182,898 items per year. The library serves a population of 38,808 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: We use a web content management system called Magnolia and archives software called Archivematica (the form only seems to allow entry of items in your product directory). Also we are starting to maintain a data repository (Dataverse). Our volume count is tangibles only (print + media) - e-resources are not included in this count nor can we provide a volume count for e.

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Administration: The director of the library is Joan Heath, Assistant Vice President, University Library .

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 I (level 21).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 38,808FTE Students
Collection size3,350,825volumes
Annual Circulation182,898transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $12,746,047$100,368$2,058,978$1,056,899$4,295,569$3,842,109
2010

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSierra2011
Previous Automation SystemMillennium2006
Previous Automation SystemDRA1990
Previous Automation SystemLocally developed1976
Previous Automation SystemNone
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2010
OpenURL Link resolverLinkSource
Electronic Resource ManagementElectronic Resource Management 
Institutional RepositoryDSpace 
Digital Asset ManagementDSpace 
Item ID TypeBarcode 
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.
Identifiers
libraries.org ID2833
OCLC SymbolTXI
NCES LIBID228459

Record History: This listing was created on Sep 9, 1998 and was last modified on May 21, 2017.

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Albert B. Alkek Library
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