Library details: Gates Memorial Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Lamar State College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 48,278 volumes. The library circulates 7,734 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,785 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Helena S. Gawu .
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 Community College level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Associate's Colleges: High Career and Technical-High Traditional (level 7).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Liberty||2020|
|Previous Automation System||EOS.Web||2008|
|Previous Automation System||GLAS||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Manager Series||1989|
|Previous Automation System||Circulation Plus||1985|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2019|
|OpenURL Link resolver||EBSCO A to Z||2019|
|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 Liberty.
The 2023 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 19, 1998 and was last modified on Oct 30, 2023.
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