Library details: Vassar College Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Vassar College (view map) . The collection of the library contains 1,010,770 volumes. The library circulates 72,709 items per year. The library serves a population of 2,421 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Andrew Ashton .
Organizational structure: The library is part of a privately-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: Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts and Sciences Focus (level 21).
Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Alma||2021|
|Previous Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2002|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1989|
|Previous Automation System||TOMUS||1990|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Ex Libris CDI||2021|
|Previous Discovery Index||Summon||2011|
|Previous Link resolver||360 Link|
|Institutional Repository||Islandora (was Digital Commons until 2022)|
|Digital Asset Management||Islandora|
|Web Content Management||LibGuides|
|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.
The 2022 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 5, 2022.
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