Library details: Roberts-LaForge Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Delta State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 204,082 volumes. The library circulates 13,396 items per year. The library serves a population of 3,614 FTE Enrollment.
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Administration: The director of the library is Jeff Slagell .
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).
|Product Name||Year Contracted|
|Current Automation System||Symphony||2002|
|Previous Automation System||PLUS||1994|
|Discovery Service (w/index)||EBSCO Discovery Service||2012|
|OpenURL Link resolver||Full Text Finder||2015|
|Previous Link resolver||LinkSource||2012|
|(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)|
|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.|
|(The system currently named PLUS by Geac was previously called Libs100 or Libs100PLUS from a company called CLSI.)|
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Record History: This listing was created on Sep 21, 1998 and was last modified on Jan 19, 2021.
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