Library details: Boise Public Library is a Public library.
This library is affiliated with Boise Public Library (view map) . The collection of the library contains 384,935 volumes. The library circulates 203,491 items per year. The library serves a population of 212,303 residents .
Other Info: Boise Public Library installed the first automated circulation system in Idaho in 1975 and was one of the first libraries nationwide to use such a system.
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Administration: The director of the library is Kevin Wayne Booe .
Organizational structure: This is a publicly funded and managed library.
See also: Directory of Public Libraries in Idaho
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Polaris||2015|
|Previous Automation System||Horizon||2005|
|Previous Automation System||Dynix||1995|
|Previous Automation System||CLSI||1975|
|The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the Idaho Lynx Consortium (view map)|
|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 Polaris.The 2019 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library
Record History: This listing was created on Sep 20, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 30, 2020.
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