Library details: Gwendolyn Brooks Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Chicago State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 485,271 volumes. The library circulates 14,136 items per year. The library serves a population of 3,941 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Joshua J. Vossler .
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: Larger Programs (level 18).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2018|
|Previous Automation System||Voyager||2001|
|Previous Automation System||DRA||1996|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||None|
|Previous Discovery Interface||VuFind||2008|
|Authentication Service||OpenAthens -- EBSCO||2019|
|Previous Authentication Service||EZproxy|
|OpenURL Link resolver||SFX|
|RFID Tag Type||HF|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (view map)|
|The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.|
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|WorldCat Registry ID||799|
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 19, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 8, 2023.
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