Library details: Ferris Library for Information, Technology, and Education is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Ferris State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 289,435 volumes. The library circulates 18,347 items per year. The library serves a population of 11,835 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Scott Garrison .
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/Professional Universities (level 17).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2017|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2012|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2001|
|Previous Automation System||PALS||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Primo Central||2013|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX||2003|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Michigan Shared System Alliance (view map)|
|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.|
Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Alma.
|WorldCat Registry ID||1444|
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 8, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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