Library details: Carol Grotnes Belk Library and Information Commons is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Appalachian State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 937,956 volumes. The library circulates 266,539 items per year. The library serves a population of 16,265 FTE Enrollment.
Other Info: Member of Western North Carolina Library Network.
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Administration: The director of the library is Sue Polanka .
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. 802.11 b/g Unauthenticated insecure for public patrons (valid email required), WEP and WPA2 MAC Address authentication (registration required, ASU facutly, staff, and students only)
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Sierra||2011|
|Previous Automation System||Millennium||2000|
|Previous Automation System||Innopac||1994|
|Previous Automation System||LS/2000||1984|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||Summon||2018|
|Previous Discovery Index||EBSCO Discovery Service|
|Previous Discovery Interface||EBSCO Discovery Service||2014|
|OpenURL Link resolver||LinkSource||2013|
|Previous Link resolver||WebBridge|
|Institutional Repository||NC DOCKS|
|Digital Asset Management||Omeka|
|Self-Check||3M SelfCheck System V-Series|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Western North Carolina Library Network (view map)|
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 Sierra.
Technology Interoperability Survey:
We are conducting a study on factors related to the selection and interoperability of technology systems in academic libraries.
|WorldCat Registry ID||2081|
Record History: This listing was created on Jun 6, 1997 and was last modified on Jan 18, 2022.
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